Police investigate serious assault at Sunshine Coast

Sunshine Coast detectives have released a photo of a vehicle as part of an investigation into a serious assault at Kiamba yesterday.

Around 4pm a 41-year-old man entered a black BMW 320i occupied by a man and woman known to him.

Shortly afterwards the three got out of the vehicle on Upper Hutton Road in Kiamba.

The driver threatened the man, pointing a gun at him.

A short scuffle ensued, before the firearm went off and the driver stabbed the man in the left arm with a knife.

The pair stole the man’s phone, watch and other personal items before they fled in the BMW.

The car is registered to a Sunshine Coast address and was seen in Maroochydore this morning.

The man is described as Caucasian, average build with black hair, while the woman is of a dark complexion and of an average build.

Anyone who may have seen the pair, or the BMW are urged not to approach and 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.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

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