Belfast Telegraph

Teen arrested after attempted robbery at fast food restaurant in Lurgan

An 18-year-old man has been arrested following the attempted robbery at a fast food restaurant in Lurgan.

It happened during the early hours of this morning, Tuesday May 12.

Police said at around 12:52 a man, with a knife in his possession, approached the serving hatch of a fast food premises and demanded food.

He was refused and made off.

Detective Inspector Will Tate said: “We attended, along with dog callsigns, and an 18 year old male was apprehended in Church Place at 12.58am and arrested for attempted robbery, possession of an offensive weapon and criminal damage.

“He is currently assisting us with our enquiries.”

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