Man on the run after invading Robina home and robbing occupant at knifepoint

POLICE are searching for a man after a Robina home was invaded and its occupant robbed at knifepoint overnight.

It’s understood a man entered the Kirralee Drive home about 12.40am this morning armed with a knife and demanded cash from the occupant.

The male occupant complied, and the offender left the house with a sum of cash.


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Upon leaving, it’s believed the intruder was met by the three of the occupant’s flatmates outside the house who tried detaining the man but to no avail.

After a struggle, police say the offender took off on foot down Kirralee Drive towards a canal. A search of the nearby area failed to find any trace of the man.

He has been described as being Caucasian, around 184cm tall and of a slim build, with short dark brown hair.

Anyone with any information which could assist police with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.