A woman was threatened with a knife during an attempted robbery at Ingham yesterday.
Shortly after 2pm a 45-year-old Braemeadows woman was putting shopping into her car at a Lannercost Street supermarket car park, when a man armed with a knife approached her and demanded money.
The woman screamed out for help several times before the man fled empty handed.
The man is described as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander in appearance, aged in his 40s, approximately 172cms tall, with a proportionate build. He was wearing black jeans and a black t-shirt.
The woman was not physically injured and police investigations are continuing.