Police investigate armed robbery at Oxley 13 January

Police are investigating the armed robbery of a business in Oxley this afternoon (January 12).

Around 4pm two men dressed in black and wearing balaclavas entered the Oxley Station Road business neighbouring Cawonga Park, one armed with a firearm and the other a knife.

One man jumped the counter and stole a sum of money from the register, while the other man stole a female customer’s handbag.

The pair fled to a waiting vehicle, a red hatchback, which left the carpark and travelled south-west on Oxley Station Road toward Oxley Road.

No one was physically injured during the incident.

Police are appealing for the female customer to come forward, and for witnesses, including those with CCTV or dash cam footage captured on Oxley Station Road between 3.45pm and 4.15pm to contact police.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at www.police.qld.gov.au/reporting or call 131 444.

Report crime information anonymously via Crime Stoppers. Call 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestoppersqld.com.au.

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