Man charged over armed robbery, Marsden

Police have charged a man in relation to the armed robbery of general store at Marsden yesterday morning.

During the robbery it is alleged a man approached the store manager and produced a handgun before demanding cash.

Police have since recovered a replica handgun.

A 23-year-old Waterford West man has been charged with armed robbery and is expected to face the Beenleigh Magistrates Court on April 11, 2013.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or 24hrs a day.

Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation working in partnership with the Queensland Police Service.

For all non-urgent police reporting or general police inquiries contact Policelink on 131 444.