13 March 2016

Police are hunting an armed robber who demanded cash and cigarettes while threatening an Ipswich service station worker with a gun.

Detectives have released footage of the Friday morning armed robbery, in the hope someone may recognise the man.

He entered the Cunningham Highway, Yamanto station about 12.20am and used a firearm to threaten a male attendant, the Queensland Police Service said in a statement.

The worker complied with his demands and the gunman then fled the scene.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 FREE.

Extracted in full from 9 News.