Armed robbery at Queensgate mall
"Armed robbery at Queensgate mall"
Hutt Valley Police are
searching for three males after two security guards were
robbed, assaulted and threatened with weapons while
returning to a money van at Queensgate Mall in Lower
At around 4.15pm this afternoon the two security
guards were exiting the mall on Bloomfield Terrace when
three armed men in balaclavas attacked them and stole the
money they were transporting to the van.
The three men
then got into a stolen red Honda Odyssey, registration
CAK757, and fled the scene. This vehicle was located around
15 minutes later at a near by address and had been
Senior Sergeant Steve Braybook says "Police
would like to hear from anyone who saw this incident or
anyone acting suspiciously in the area".
"We would also
like to hear from anyone who saw these men arrive at or flee
the scene in the red Honda Odyssey".
Anyone with any
information is encouraged to contact Hutt Valley Police on
(04) 560 2600. People wanting to provide information
anonymously can call the Crimestoppers organisation on 0800
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