Owner attacked by would-be thief at fast food store

A fast food store owner has been assaulted during a violent attempted robbery in Slacks Creek on Thursday night.

Around 6.40pm, a man entered the store on Duke Street, and grabbed the store owner in a headlock.

A scuffle ensued and the 60-year-old store owner was punched and wrestled to the ground.


The store owner managed to pull a black balaclava off the man’s face during the incident, causing the man to run off.

The victim was transported to Logan Community Hospital with minor injuries.

Investigations are continuing.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au.