Man threatened fruit shop staff with a gun

A MAN walked into a Tarragindi fruit shop and threatened a staff member with a firearm, Queensland Police have said.

QPS have now called for anyone with information on the armed robbery to phone Crime Stoppers.

The robbery happened about 12.30pm on Sunday, QPS said in a statement.

Police said the man demanded money from a staff member. 

"The man was then handed a sum of money from the shop attendant, before leaving the shop and being driven from the scene in a silver sedan," the statement said.

"The vehicle was last seen driving east on Marshall Road towards the Pacific Motorway."

He was described as a blonde Caucasian man aged about 20. 

Anyone with information can contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or at crimestoppers.com.au.



Two women taken to hospital after Kabra car crash

Two women taken to hospital after Kabra car crash

The car reportedly crashed into a fence

Diverse construction, design projects take out top gongs

Diverse construction, design projects take out top gongs

CQ Master Builders Awards winners revealed

Minor premiers Yeppoon take on Norths in Sunday showdown

premium_icon Minor premiers Yeppoon take on Norths in Sunday showdown

Coach Scott Minto: "We know what's at stake”

Local Partners