Mother and child robbed at knife point on Gold Coast

A MOTHER and child have been robbed at knife point on the Gold Coast with police now investigating. 

The mum was walking with her child along Eugaree St in Southport at lunchtime on Monday when they were approached by a man who pulled out a knife and demanded cash.

The man fled as soon as she handed over a sum of cash, leaving both mum and child unharmed.

Police described the man as being in his early 20s, Caucasian, thin with strawberry blonde shoulder-length hair.

He was wearing a dark hoodie jumper, black long pants and black thongs.

Anyone with information should contact police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000



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