Restaurant worker's stick mightier than robber's machete

POLICE are investigating following the attempted armed robbery of a restaurant in Redbank Plains yesterday.

Around 8.30pm one man entered the Kruger Parade business, one armed with a machete, and made demands for money from a male staff member. A second man remained outside.

The staff member chased the man away with a stick. Both men fled the scene on foot.

No one was physically injured during incident and nothing was stolen from the premises.

The first man is described as 185-190cm tall, of average build.

The second man is described as 168cm tall of average build and was wearing black.

Investigations are continuing.

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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