Tasmania Police investigate after men allegedly armed with sticks steal pizzas

A delivery driver was allegedly robbed at Ravenswood by a group of men who stole money, pizza and drinks.

Police charged a 20-year-old Ravenswood man on Thursday after he allegedly confronted a 19-year-old pizza driver the night before.

It has been alleged the accused was in a group of four men who armed themselves with sticks, demanding cash from the driver about 10.40pm Wednesday.

The driver was struck to the leg and a small amount of money was taken as well as four pizzas and drinks, police allege.

The 20-year-old man is facing a charge of aggravated armed robbery and is due to appear in the Launceston Magistrates Court at 8pm Thursday.


Investigations are continuing with police yet to identify the other three men.

They have been described as being between 16 and 18-years-old, wearing hoodies, clean-shaven and between 182 centimetres tall and 185 centimetres tall.

Anyone with information should contact police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.