Police lay robbery with violence charges at Zillmere

Police have charged a man after he allegedly robbed a pizza delivery driver in Zillmere last night.

A 25-year-old man was delivering a pizza to an address on Church Street at around 11.20pm when he was approached by a man.

Police will allege the man then grabbed the driver by the throat and stole four pizzas before fleeing the scene.

The 25-year-old was treated for minor injuries.

Officers attended an address on the same street a short time later and took a man into custody.

A 19-year-old man has been charged with one count each of robbery with violence, possession of a utensil and obstruct police.

He is due to appear in the Pine Rivers Magistrates Court today.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

/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. View in full here.