Damage caused to Kingaroy Westpac Bank following a physical altercation, January 21, 2020. Picture: Dominic Elsome
Damage caused to Kingaroy Westpac Bank following a physical altercation, January 21, 2020. Picture: Dominic Elsome

Kingaroy bank door smashed after woman told to stand in line

UPDATE 2.15PM:

Kingaroy police allege the 24-year-old woman became upset when asked to stand in line to get her new bank card.

The 24-year-old is known to local police, but fled the scene prior to their arrival. She has not been located at this time.

Investigations are continuing.

Earlier 12.30PM: 

Officers are on scene after a woman, who is known to Kingaroy police, smashed a glass door at the Westpac Bank.

Officer-in-charge Sergeant David Tierney said there was an altercation resulting in the alleged offender, a woman in her mid to late 20s, smashing the front door to the Alford Street bank.

Westpac hit the security alarm alerting police to the situation.

MORE TO COME.

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