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Dundonald shop staff held at knifepoint in armed robbery


Police are investigating.

Police are investigating.

Police are investigating.

Staff in a shop in Northern Ireland were held at knifepoint in a robbery on Friday morning.

Detective Constable Goggins said “At approximately 7:20 am this morning, two males believed to be armed with knives entered a shop on Upper Newtownards Road, Dundonald and threatened staff before making off with a sum of money.

"One of the males was believed be around 5ft 6inches in height and wearing an electric blue hooded top and grey bottoms. The second man was believed to be around 6ft in height and dressed in a black top and bottoms. Fortunately, nobody was injured during this incident.”

“We are appealing for anyone with information to contact Detectives at Lisburn on 101 quoting reference number 190 21/07/2017, or if you wish to remain anonymous Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”

Belfast Telegraph