Police on the hunt for would-be servo thief

Police are on the hunt for a man who allegedly attempted to rob a service station at Springwood.

Shortly before 10pm on Tuesday, a man entered the Cinderella Drive store and threatened a female staff member with a metal implement, demanding money.



However, when another customer entered the store, the would-be thief fled the store without any cash.

The man is described as about 25 years old, thin build, 173cm tall and of Caucasian appearance.

Police are appealing for anyone with information in relation to this matter to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au.