Manhunt underway for armed man spotted at Sanctuary Cove

There has been an attempted armed robbery at Sanctuary Cove on Saturday morning.

A Security Guard noticed damage to a licenced premises on Masthead Way at around 3:15AM.

He went inside and found a man armed with a gun, who forced him back outside and did the same to a second security who turned up.


The would-be thief drove off in a car, which was later found abandoned on Olsen Avenue, the firearm was inside.

He’s described as proportionate build, 180cm tall, dark coloured jacket, dark full length pants, gloves and wearing a balaclava.