Armed Robbery, Crimea Close, North Belfast
15 Jan 2009
Detectives in North Belfast are appealing for information following an armed robbery of a delivery van this afternoon (Thursday 15 January).
Around 1:30pm the driver of the vehicle had just completed a delivery of oil in the Crimea Close area when two unknown males, one armed with a baton, approached him. They threatened the driver and made of with a substantial sum of money.
The robbers are described as being tall, of slim build and in their 30s. One was wearing a light coloured tracksuit, white trainers and a dark baseball cap. The other was wearing a dark jumper and blue jeans.
Any one who witnessed the robbery or who has any information is asked to contact detectives at Antrim Road on 0845 600 8000. Information can also be passed anonymously to the Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.