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Cashier's robbed at gunpoint by masked men in west Belfast

Published 03/07/2015

A cashier's has been robbed at gunpoint by two masked men in west Belfast.

Detectives are investigating the robbery at a credit union on the Springfield Road on Thursday night,

It was reported that two masked men, one armed with a firearm, approached a female staff member just after 5 pm and demanded money.

One of the men was wearing a cream hooded top and the other a black hooded top.

They made off with a sum of money in a red Mitsubishi Carisma driven by a third man.

Detective Sergeant Natalie McNally said: “Enquiries into this incident are ongoing and I would ask for anyone who noticed the red coloured Mitsubishi car or any suspicious activity in the area between just before 5 pm or anyone with any information to contact detectives at Musgrave on 101.

"Information can also be passed anonymously through the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”

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