Police appeal for witnesses after Newry armed robbery | Newry Times

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Thursday, July 1st, 2021

Detectives are appealing for information following a report of an armed robbery which occurred at the Dublin Road area of Newry on Saturday 26 June.


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Detective Sergeant Ritchie said, “Shortly before 7:30am, it was reported that a man entered a shop in the area armed with a knife.



“The man demanded staff open the till and took a sum of money during the incident.

“No one was injured, as the man made off towards the Forkhill Road roundabout area.

“The man is described as wearing a blue fleece top with hi-vis shoulders, blue trousers and a semi-transparent scarf covering his face.



“Enquiries are continuing and anyone with any information about this incident or who may be able to help with the investigation, is asked to call officers on the non-emergency number 101.

“Quote reference number 450 26/06/21.


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“Submit a report online using the non-emergency reporting form.

“You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online,”




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