ATM robbery attempted
POLICE are investigating the attempted robbery of a man who was using an ATM at Willows Shoppingtown yesterday.
Townsville CIB officer-in-charge Detective Senior Sergeant Graeme Eaton said a man, aged in his 30s, was using an ATMonthe Thuringowa Drive side of Willows Shoppingtown when the incident occurred about 1.30pm.
Det Sen-Sgt Eaton said the man was approached by a gang of five youths, who demanded cash.
Further details were unclear yesterday.
But Det Sen-Sgt Eaton urged anyone who witnessed the attempted robbery to contact Townsville CIB or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.