Attempted armed robbery and shots fired, Magazine Street, Derry
01 Nov 2009
Police in Derry are appealing for information following an attempted armed robbery at a youth venue in the Magazine Street area of the city in the early hours of this morning (Sunday 1 November).
Around 1:30am two men wearing combat clothing and monkey masks and armed with handguns entered the premises demanding money. A round was discharged into the ceiling before the robbers made off empty handed.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or who has any information is asked to contact police at Strand Road on 0845 600 8000. Alternatively, information about crime can be passed anonymously to the Crimestoppers charity by calling 0800 555 111.