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Armed robber threatens Landborough shop worker with syringe

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Police have released imagery and video footage of a man they wish to speak to in relation to the armed robbery of Landsborough Supermarket Country Store yesterday.

A police spokesman told The Daily a female staff member working at Landborough's Cribb Street store has been threatened with a syringe by an armed robber who fled the shop with money and cigarettes.

At 3.15pm, a man entered the shop to ask directions before leaving. He then returned, allegedly brandishing a syringe and demanding cash.

After she handed it over, he fled on foot.

No one was physically harmed in the incident.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crimestoppers on on 1800 333 000.

Do you know this man?
Do you know this man? QPS

Topics:  armed robbery violence



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