Quick thinking Logan servo worker prevents robbery

A Service Station has been targeted by an armed robber north of the Gold Coast.

Around 9.12pm on Sunday a man walked into a Logan Road business at Underwood and used a milk crate to prevent the doors from closing.

Would-be thief.  Image: Qld Police Service

Would-be thief. Image: Qld Police Service


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He then walked up to the counter armed with what appeared to be a handgun and told the man on duty that he wanted money.

The attendant made it safely to a staff room and locked the doors.

Image of attempted armed robbery: Qld Police Service

Image of attempted armed robbery: Qld Police Service

The would be thief ran off and was last seen heading along Logan Road towards a car wash. He is described as Caucasian in appearance wearing dark clothing and a balaclava.

No money was taken and no one was physically injured during the incident.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Investigations are continuing.