E & F DISTRICT - Robbery & Attempted Robbery Moy Road Armagh & Eglish Road Dungannon
11 Jan 2012
Detectives in Newry are appealing for information following incidents in the Moy Road area of Armagh and Eglish Road area of Dungannon earlier today ( Wednesday 11th January ).
At approx 1.20pm it was reported that two men entered a commercial premises at Eglish Road and threatened staff for money and cigarettes. They made off when staff refused to hand anything over. At approx 1.40pm it was then reported that two men entered another commercial premises at Moy Road armed with a baseball bat. They threatened staff and made off in a silver coloured car with a sum of money and cigarettes. Three men aged 20,21&35 were arrested a short time later and are in custody helping police with their enquiries.
Detectives would ask anyone who may have witnessed either incident or who may have noticed anything suspicious to contact them at CID in Newry 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 on 0800 555 111.