Belfast Telegraph

Police hunt thieves after daring morning armed raid on Belfast supermarket

Police are hunting two men who carried out a mid-morning raid on a Belfast supermarket.

The pair entered the Iceland shop in the Castle Street area just before 10.30am on Saturday before threatening staff with a knife and demanding money. They then fled the scene with cash from a till.

One of the suspects is described as being in his late teens or early 20s, around 6’2” tall and of slim build. He was wearing track bottoms, grey and black coat a black monkey hat and black trainers.

The second male is described as being in his late teens or early 20s, approximately 5’8” tall and of slim build. He was wearing track bottoms, grey and black coat, cap with a monkey hat over the top and dark blue trainers.

Detective Sergeant Keith Wilson is appealing for anyone who witnessed this incident or anyone with any information that can assist with the investigation to contact Detectives in Musgrave Police Station on 101 quoting reference number 447 of 02/12/17. Alternatively, information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 which is 100% anonymous and gives people the power to speak up and stop crime.

Belfast Telegraph Digital

Popular

From Belfast Telegraph