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Three arrested over armed robbery in Stanwell

Three people have been charged following the alleged armed robbery of a business in Stanwell at the weekend.

Police allege a 26-year-old Gracemere man entered the Main Street business around 8.45am on Saturday, where he produced a large knife and demanded money and property from a male employee.

The man then left the business and jumped in a getaway car, allegedly being driven by a 25-year-old man, with a 27-year-old female passenger, both from Gracemere.

The men have since been remanded into custody and the woman was released on bail.

Both both men werre due to appear in the Rockhampton Magistrates Court today.

The woman will face court on March 4.

No one was physically injured during the incident.