Man charged following alleged McDonald's heist

POLICE have charged a man after the Glass House Mountains McDonald's on the Bruce Highway was allegedly held up with a "homemade knife" and a baton last Thursday, December 5. 

It's alleged the 35-year-old man entered the restaurant and demanded money off staff members. 

He will face Maroochydore Magistrates Court today charged with armed robbery. 


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