Man charged following string of bottle shop robberies

POLICE have charged a 30-year-old Meadowbrook man after three Logan bottle shops were robbed within 20 minutes over the weekend.

Footage was released of two men riding a green kawasaki motorbike after staff were allegedly threatened at Marsden, Waterford West and North Maclean between 4.10pm and 4.30pm on Saturday, October 6.

A Queensland Police Service spokesperson said it would be alleged that the Meadowbrook and another man used a stolen motorbike and a firearm to steal cash from venues at Chambers Flat Road, Albert Street and the Mount Lindesay Highway.

The man was arrested and charged at a Brassall address on Sunday afternoon and police are searching for a second man in relation to the incidents.

He has been charged with three counts of armed robbery, two counts of unlawful use of a motor vehicle and one count of unlawful possession of a weapon.

The man is due to appear at Beenleigh Magistrates Court today.

Anyone with further information which can assist police can contact Policelink on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.