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D DISTRICT: Armed robbery, Main Street, Ballyclare

16 Nov 2012

Detectives in Ballyclare are appealing for information following an armed robbery at takeaway premises on Main Street.

Around 11pm on Thursday 15 November, a male, armed with a machete type knife, entered the premises and demanded money. The male made off with a sum of cash. A number of people were present at the time of the incident but no one was injured.


The male is described as being 6ft tall, of slim build and was wearing black clothes. He spoke with a local accent.


Police are appealing to anyone who witnessed the incident or has information in relation to this to contact detectives in Newtownabbey on 0845 600 8000. If you prefer to provide information without giving your details you can contact the independent Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.