Police are investigating after an armed robbery incident at Maroochydore yesterday evening.
Police are investigating after an armed robbery incident at Maroochydore yesterday evening. Sarah Barnham

WATCH: Knife wielding man ambushes Red Rooster worker

WATCH THE VIDEO: A masked man wearing a mask has ambushed a male worker at a Sunshine Coast store.

About 10.15pm, a man armed with a knife entered Red Rooster on Maroochydore Road and demanded money from the staff.

The man fled the scene a short time later in the direction of Broadmeadows Road with a sum of cash.

No one was injured during the incident.

Investigations are continuing.


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