Armed robbery in Burleigh Waters, QLD

Police are searching for two men following an armed robbery in Burleigh Waters overnight, Queensland Police say.

Initial inquiries suggest a man entered the business on Treeview Place around 7.30pm and threatened the owner with a knife.

He then fled the premises with a large amount of cigarettes and cash accompanied by another male who was waiting outside.

The man is described as around 184cms tall and was wearing a white mask, black jumper with grey sleeves and dark pants.

The appearance of the second man is unknown.

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

No was physically injured.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously.

/Public Release. The material in this public release comes from the originating organization and may be of a point-in-time nature, edited for clarity, style and length.