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Man forced to withdraw cash from ATM during knifepoint robbery in Belfast

A man has been robbed at knifepoint in Belfast city centre.

The victim's watch and mobile phone were stolen before he was forced to withdraw cash from a number of ATMs on the Antrim Road.

Police have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

Detective Sergeant Keith Wilson wants to hear from anyone who saw two men, one of whom was under duress, walking from the Cathedral Quarter to Antrim Road between 2am and 3.30am.

Police are also trying to trace a taxi driver who brought the victim to the university area of Belfast after the attack.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101.

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