Attempted hold up at beauty salon

POLICE are hunting a man and woman believed to be involved in the attempted robbery of a beauty salon at Eastern Heights this morning.

A man and woman demanded money from an employee at the Blackstone Rd business about 10am.

Police say the offenders assaulted an employee before leaving empty handed.

There were also some alleged threats made against the victim.

There are no reports of serious injury.

A white Holden ute that was involved in the offence was last seen driving towards the Cunningham Hwy along South Station Rd.

Police are taking statements from witnesses.

Anyone with information should phone Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.



2020 election too soon to call for veteran councillors

premium_icon 2020 election too soon to call for veteran councillors

Both reluctant to make a call on running again in 18 months

Apology handed down to Ipswich residents at the 11th hour

premium_icon Apology handed down to Ipswich residents at the 11th hour

"There has been a stench over council and I want to see that lifted"

Homeless man the victim of 'brutal, cowardly' street bashing

premium_icon Homeless man the victim of 'brutal, cowardly' street bashing

Magistrate horrified by young attacker's assault

Local Partners