Belfast Telegraph

Shot fired as police prevent robbbery

Police opened fire on four robbers as they attempted to hijack a lorry on the Cregagh Road in east Belfast yesterday.

Officers saw four males approach a delivery van, which had pulled up at a newsagents on Greenway at around 10.20am.

They intercepted one raid, but during the drama one shot was fired. No injuries were reported and the Police Ombudsman has been informed.

Three men made off from the scene on foot, and one was arrested.

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