Gardaí arrest 44yearold man in connection with Balrothery shop robbery

first_imgGardaí arrest 44-year-old man in connection with Balrothery shop robbery Cash was taken and a woman was assaulted in the incident which occurred late last night. By Gráinne Ní Aodha 2 Comments A  MAN HAS been arrested in connection with a robbery at premises in Balrothery, Co Dublin in which a woman was assaulted.At around 9.20pm last night, a man entered a shop in Balrothery demanding cash and threatened a female member of staff. The woman was assaulted in the incident but did not require any medical attention.The man, who was wearing a balaclava pulled down over his face, left the premises on foot with a sum of cash.Enquiries by gardaí led them to search a house in Balbriggan where a 44-year-old man was arrested. He is currently being detained at Balbriggan Garda station under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 as amended.Local gardaí were assisted by members of the Armed Support Unit in the arrest; investigations are ongoing.Read: Pedestrian in his 30s killed after being struck by car in Laois last nightRead: Malahide jewellery shop robbery leaves female staff member in hospital Image: 16,989 Views Sunday 22 Jan 2017, 11:38 AM Image: Jan 22nd 2017, 11:38 AM Share Tweet Email Short URL Tweet thisShare on FacebookEmail this articlelast_img read more

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