Police have charged a man after the alleged armed robbery of a pharmacy in Maroochydore last night.
Around 6pm it will be alleged the man attended the Aerodrome Road business armed with a replica shotgun and threatened staff.
They complied and the man fled with a sum of money towards the CBD.
He was located minutes later by the dog squad hiding in front of a business on Maud Street and arrested without incident.
A 45-year-old Rockhampton man has been charged with armed robbery, threats and possess utensils.
The matter will be heard in court this morning.