D DISTRICT: Cash in Transit robbery Longwood Road Newtownabbey
14 Jul 2012
Detectives are appealing for information following an armed robbery of a cash delivery van in the Longwood Road area of Newtownabbey this afternoon, Saturday 14th July.
Shortly after 2.30pm 2 unknown males, one armed with a knife threatened a security guard before making off with a cash box containing a sum of money. The two men made off in a green coloured Ford Fiesta car. The security guard was not injured but left badly shaken following the incident.
Anyone who has any information or who witnessed the robbery is asked to contact Detectives at Newtownabbey 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.