Skip to Main Content

B DISTRICT: Robbery - Ormeau Road, South Belfast

29 Dec 2012

Detectives in South Belfast are appealing for information following a robbery at commercial premises in the Ormeau Road area on the evening of Friday 28 December.

At approximately 8.10pm, a man entered a shop and said he had a firearm. This was never produced. He made off with cigarettes and a sum of cash. No-one was injured in the incident.

The man is believed to be approximately 30 years old, about 5'10" tall, of slim build and dark hair. He was wearing a blue hooded tracksuit top with white stripes on the arms, blue faded jeans and white trainers.

Anyone who has any information about this incident is asked to contact CID in Musgrave Police Station on 0845 600 8000. Or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.