A MAN has used a large fork to steal cash and tobacco from a supermarket on Bridge Rd. Sergeant Nigel Dalton said that just before 3am on Thursday, a man threatened a store assistant with the kitchen utensil. “The man threatened the worker at the cash register, no person was physically injured in this incident,” he said. Sergeant Dalton said the man had made off with money and tobacco.
Police have recovered the fork used in the incident. “Police are requesting anyone who may have witnessed this incident or were near the junction with Bridge Rd and Nebo Rd in Mackay to contact them,” Sgt Dalton said.
The offender is described as tall with dark hair and beard, approximately 25-30 years old. Anyone with information is urged to contact PoliceLink on 131444.