Police lay armed robbery charges at Toowoomba 12 August

Toowoomba detectives have charged two men following an alleged armed robbery in Newtown on August 3.

Police will allege a 25-year-old Goodna man confronted a 45-year-old woman at a Brigalow Street n address at approximately 1.45pm.

It will be further alleged the 25-year-old man produced a knife and demanded the keys to a blue Mazda CX-5.

The woman complied and the man left in the vehicle, allegedly picking up a 28-year-old South Toowoomba man further down the road.

The woman was not physically injured.

Both the 25-year-old man and 28-year-old man have been charged with one count each of enter premises, burglary, enter dwelling with intent, robbery whilst armed and in company and unlawful use of motor vehicle.

They will appear before Toowoomba Magistrates Court today (August 12).

The stolen vehicle remains outstanding, with police appealing for anyone who has seen a blue Mazda CX-5, which may be bearing false number plates, parked in the Toowoomba area to come forward.

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.

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

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