Belfast Telegraph

Man robs Coleraine shop with a screwdriver

A man has robbed a shop in Coleraine with a screwdriver.

The incident took place at around 10.15pm on Saturday when the thief walked into a shop in the Garvagh Road area of Kilrea.

Armed with a screwdriver, he demanded money before making off with a sum of cash

At approximately 10.15pm a man entered the shop armed with a screwdriver and demanded money. He made off in the direction of an alleyway which leads to Beechview Gardens.

The man is described as being about 5ft10ins tall, of slim build and was wearing latex gloves, a balaclava, a hat, a black hooded top and dirty blue jeans.

Detective Sergeant Kelly Gallagher said: “I would ask anyone who knows anything about this incident to contact detectives at Coleraine Police Station on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference number 1289 of 28/01/17."

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