Friday 20 October 2017

Man due in court over Kilkenny post office raid

By Aishling Phelan

A man was due to appear before court later today charged in relation to a robbery at a post office.

The robbery occurred at a post office in Kilmoganny, Co Kilkenny, on December 23rd last.

It was reported that the lone raider was wearing blue jeans, a hooded top and had a scarf concealing his face.

He threatened the cashier with a handgun and demanded money.

The man, who spoke with an Irish accent, escaped on foot with a quantity of cash.

A man in his 50s was due to appear before Kilkenny District Court in connection to the incident.

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