Three men have been charged in relation to two alleged robberies In Gladstone last week.
Around 5am last Tuesday, two men where being driven around Gladstone by a man known to them. The driver, a 32-year-old man, was allegedly assaulted before they stole the man’s keys and car.
Around 11am the same day, the two men were joined by a third and attended a residence on Stenovich Road at Ambrose.
The three men allegedly assaulted a 51-year-old man who resided at the address and tied him up. They allegedly stole some personal items from the man’s house, including a car, before leaving the residence.
A 25-year-old Gladstone man has been charged with deprivation of liberty, grievous bodily hard, armed robbery, unlawful use of a motor vehicle, enter dwelling with intent, enter dwelling to commit an indictable offence.
A 30-year-old man has been charged with the same offences, as well as other road related offences. He is due to appear in Gladstone Magistrates Court today.
The 25-year-old man was also charged with a number of drug related offences and is due to reappear in Gladstone Magistrates Court on September 28.
A 22-year-old Gladstone man has been charged with armed robbery and the unlawful use of a motor vehicle.
He is due to reappear in Rockhampton Magistrates Court on September 30.