UPDATE | Man charged over armed robbery of Nerang service station

UPDATE @ July 13, 11.40 AM | A MAN has been charged over the terrifying armed robbery of a service station in Nerang on Wednesday.

Just before 8.00pm, the man entered the servo on Riverview Road and threatened a female staff member with a knife.

The woman ran to the back of the store and locked herself in a room, while the man allegedly helped himself to some cigarettes before leaving the store.


Following investigations, police arrested and charged a 34-year-old Wynnum West man with armed robbery.

He is due to face Southport Magistrates Court tomorrow.

Shanee is a full-time Digital Journalist and Social Media Content Producer. In 2014, Shanee graduated from Griffith University’s Gold Coast Campus with a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Journalism, Public Relations and Marketing. Since joining 1029 Hot Tomato, Shanee has been keeping you up to date with breaking news and everything Gold Coast on myGC. Shanee also writes and photographs for Peony & Page, a personal home, style and travel blog & Instagram alias she founded in 2015.

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