'Chubby' robber wields knife in robbery at Ipswich Rd motel

POLICE are investigating an armed robbery that occurred this morning at Darra.

Initial reports indicate that around 10.50am, a man entered the motel on Ipswich Rd and jumped over the counter, demanding money from the attendant while armed with a knife.

He left the business on-foot with a sum of cash, heading out towards the car park.

The man is described as being of Caucasian appearance and around 155cm tall, with a chubby build.

He was seen wearing a grey Nike zippered jacket, black shorts and white and black running shoes.

Police urge anyone who may have seen a man matching this description or who may have any other information which could assist in their investigations, to contact Crime Stoppers or Policelink.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or 24hrs a day.



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