Woman carjacked by armed man at Qld shopping centre

A WOMAN has been carjacked by a man allegedly armed with a gun at a Queensland shopping centre.

It’s believed the woman had just parked at the Maroochydore shopping centre on Monday morning when the man opened her door and told her he was armed.

The man then took off in the car, which was seen driving dangerously and nearly collided with another vehicle.


Police are appealing for the driver of the white utility and any other witnesses to the incident to contact police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000

A 19-year-old man is currently assisting police with their inquiries.