Toy store held up at knifepoint

POLICE are investigating the armed robbery of a toy store in Browns Plains yesterday afternoon.

Just after 2pm a man entered the Browns Plains Road business, produced a knife and demanded cash from the female attendant.

The attendant complied with demands and the man fled the store with a sum of cash.

No one was physically injured during the incident.

The man is described as Caucasian, approximately 173cm tall with a slim build.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or 24hrs a day.

Topics:  armed robbery

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