Knife-wielding thief robs takeaway store

A takeaway store in Springwood, north of the Coast, has been targeted in an armed robbery on Tuesday night.

Police allege a man entered the Fitzgerald Avenue store armed with a knife around 9pm and demanded money.

The staff member complied, handing over a sum of money, before the man fled the store on foot.


The man has dark brown hair and brown eyes and was wearing an anonymous mask.

He was dressed in a white hoodie jumper, long dark blue or navy pants with purple shoes with a black stripe on the outside of the shoe.