2 CHARGED OVER BID TO ROB TAVERN
POLICE have charged two men after an alleged attempted armed robbery in Highfields.
Police will allege the pair, armed with metal bars, entered a tavern on Highfields Rd about 7.20am on Saturday.
They then attempted to break into a secure office.
The pair was unsuccessful and left the scene in a vehicle.
A 31-year-old Highfields man was yesterday charged with one count each of enter premises with intent and attempted armed robbery.
A 26-year-old Mount Lofty man was also charged with one count each of enter premises with intent, attempted armed robbery and possession of a dangerous drug.
Both are expected to appear in the Toowoomba Magistrates Court today.
Investigations are continuing.