Gun used in hold up at Coolangatta overnight
A MAN threatened a store clerk with a hand gun before stealing cash from a Coolangatta convenience store last night.He entered the Douglas St business at 10.35pm before grabbing the cash and running away.
A police statement said the man fled on foot and was last seen running north along Douglas St.
"He is described as Caucasian, aged between 20 and 30, wearing a dark coloured hooded jumper, dark denim jeans and white sandshoes," the statement said.
"No one was physically injured and police investigations are continuing."
Anyone with information should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24 hours a day.