A MAN has been charged after investigations into the robbery of a nursery in Toowoomba on Wednesday afternoon.
A MAN has been charged after investigations into the robbery of a nursery in Toowoomba on Wednesday afternoon.

Man charged after stealing cash register from nursery

A MAN has been charged after police investigated a robbery at a nursery in Toowoomba on Wednesday afternoon.

A Queensland Police Service spokesperson said police alleged at 3pm a man entered the store on Prescott Street, walked through the nursery and grabbed the cash register.

"It will further be alleged when challenged, the man ran from the business with the register towards Clifford Street before dropping it and removing money," the spokesperson said. 

"The man was challenged by employees of a neighbouring business who chased him before he allegedly threatened them with violence.

"Officers arrived and located a 37-year-old Roma man, who was allegedly in possession of cash and receipts from the business."

The spokesperson said the man had been charged with one count each of enter premises with intent and robbery with violence and is due to appear in the Toowoomba Magistrates Court today.



Star young citizen wants ‘to make a difference in the world’

Premium Content Star young citizen wants ‘to make a difference in the world’

The future of the Gympie region sure looks in good hands.

How to activate your free Courier Mail subscription

Premium Content How to activate your free Courier Mail subscription

We know you want the best of local news and we’re delivering, but did you know you...

3 people facing Gympie court today

Premium Content 3 people facing Gympie court today

The following people are facing Gympie Magistrates Court today