Empty till foils robbery

Police on the hunt for armed man

Empty till foils robbery

No luck for an armed robber on the Gold Coast overnight.

The man apparently threatened a worker at knife-point at a shop on Lavelle St in Nerang around 6:30.

He then pushed passed her to the till, but the register had no cash in it.

The man took off empty-handed, seen fleeing the scene in a large, black SUV.

The offender's described as slim, Caucasian, 180cm tall, last spotted wearing blue trousers, a black hoodie with white writing, a grey coloured cap, sunglasses with black shoes.

Police are still investigating.

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