Police investigating robbery at Park Avenue

Police are investigating following an unarmed robbery of a of an 82-year-old man in Park Avenue (Rockhampton) this morning.

At 4.30am the man had pulled over and exited his vehicle, a white Holden Cruze, when a white Toyota Camry sedan pulled over behind his vehicle.

The man was approached by a woman, described as first nations in appearance, slim build. She spoke to him briefly and returned to the Camry when a man pushed him to the ground from behind and fled in the 82-year-old’s car, followed by the Camry.

Detectives are investigating possible links to other incidents this morning including a suspicious person in Musgrave Street at 12.20am, a burglary in Broad Court at 2.30am, and another in Allenstown at 3.40am.

Police would like to speak to anyone who was in these areas at those times and anyone with relevant CCTV or dash cam footage.

Investigations are ongoing.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at www.police.qld.gov.au/reporting or call 131 444.

Report crime information anonymously via Crime Stoppers. Call 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestoppersqld.com.au.

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