Two charged over armed robbery overnight

POLICE have charged a man and a boy following an alleged armed robbery at Redbank Plains overnight.

It is alleged about 7.40pm, a man and a boy entered a service station on Redbank Plains Road and demanded cash from a staff member.

Police further allege the staff member observed the two males to be in possession of a firearm.

"It is alleged the man and the boy left the business a short time later in a vehicle with a quantity of cash," a police statement read.

About 8.10pm, police located and arrested a man and a boy in relation to this matter.

A 17-year-old Redbank Plains boy and a 21-year-old Corinda man are charged with one count each of armed robbery.

The man will appear in the Ipswich Magistrates Court on October 15.

News Corp Australia

Story of a 100-year-old smile

Story of a 100-year-old smile

180 turn out for Colin Wade's milestone birthday

Christmas comes early at Tara Ambulance Carnival

Christmas comes early at Tara Ambulance Carnival

Santa stops in Tara for evening of fun.

Big celebration of 100 years

Big celebration of 100 years

Dozens gathered to celebrate Colin Wade's 100th birthday.

Local Partners