Man charged after failed store robbery

A MAN will face court today charged with the attempted armed robbery of a Redbank Plains convenience store.

Police say the 29-year-old Macleay Island man entered the store on Redbank Plains Rd about 11pm Wednesday, telling the attendant he had a gun while demanding cash.

The attendant refused to comply and the would-be robber left empty handed.

The man will appear in Ipswich Magistrates Court on Thursday.

Topics:  armed robbery, court, crime, redbank plains

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