Police generic, crime scene.  Photo Tessa Mapstone / South Burnett Times
Police generic, crime scene. Photo Tessa Mapstone / South Burnett Times Tessa Mapstone

Allenstown Hotel staff member threatened during robbery

2.30PM: POLICE have released CCTV footage of a robbery that took place at the Allenstown Hotel in the early hours of this morning.

The video shows two men entering the hotel around 2.30am, wearing dark clothes and balaclavas, with one carrying a paper take away bag.

The two men threatened a member of staff and demanded cash.

They then fled the scene on foot.

INITIAL: ROCKHAMPTON police are investigating the robbery of a licensed premises on Upper Dawson Road business this morning.

Around 2.30am Monday morning two men wearing balaclavas entered the business in possession of a large fast food take away bag.

The men approached a staff member and reportedly made threats to that person and demanded cash.

The men fled on foot with an amount on cash.

No one was injured during the incident, and police are continuing their investigations into the robbery.

Investigators are asking for anyone with any information who were in the store shortly before the incident to contact the police.

If you have any information, contact Policelink on 131 444.



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