Belfast Telegraph

Men with hatchet rob Northern Ireland Post Office

The men male off with a quantity of cash
The men male off with a quantity of cash

Police in Northern Ireland are appealing for witnesses following an armed robbery of a Post Office in Draperstown.

At around 3.45pm on Wednesday, May 1, two masked men, one armed with a hatchet entered the premises on the  Moneyneany Road and threatened the female shop worker.

The men made off with a small quantity of cash in the direction of Draperstown in a white VW Transporter van with the registration number VRM FGZ8165. 

The van was later found burnt out on Crocknamohil Road, Desertmartin.

Detectives are appealing  to anyone who witnessed the incident or saw anything suspicious in the area to contact detectives in Cookstown.

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