Police investigate armed robbery at Rockhampton 23 December

Police are investigating the armed robbery of a hotel in Rockhampton overnight.

Around 11.03pm police were called to the Musgrave Street premises at Berserker after a man entered the hotel, and threatened a 31-year-old female employee with an implement.

The man obtained an amount of money from a till in the bar area of the gaming room before fleeing the scene in the direction of Elizabeth Park.

The man is described as having a dark complexion, 162 cm tall with a slim build wearing a black coloured T-shirt on top, with another shirt underneath, blue coloured sleeves and a blue coloured hooded garment with a white trim around the outside of the hood, dark pants, a dark coloured cap, dark shoes and dark gloves.

No one was physically injured in the incident.

Photo of man in distinctive hoodie

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