B District - Armed Robbery Beersbridge Filling Station Belfast
10 Apr 2012
Detectives in East Belfast are appealing for information following the report of an armed robbery at commercial premises on the Beersbridge Road at around 12.30pm this afternoon ( Tuesday 10th April ).
It was reported that a man entered the premises armed with a knife and threatened members of staff. He is believed to have made off on foot in the direction of the Castlereagh Road with a sum of cash and a quantity of cigarettes. There are no reports of any injuries to the staff members. The man is described as being in his late 20's and was wearing a grey hooded top, blue tracksuit bottoms with a grey stripe on the outside of each leg and blue Nike trainers with a blue Nike emblem.
Anyone who may have noticed anyone matching this description in the area or who has any information about this incident is asked to contact CID in Musgrave 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