A MAN has been charged following the attempted robbery of a pharmacy in Southport overnight.
Police said that around 8.20pm, the man entered a pharmacy on Marine Parade, claiming to have a firearm.
It’s alleged he made threats to use the gun and started filling a bag with medication.
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Two men who were in the store restrained the man until police arrived and took him into custody.
A 47-year-old Burleigh Waters man has been charged with one count of armed robbery. He is due to appear in the Southport Magistrates Court on December 11.