Wednesday 20 September 2017

Three men arrested in relation to armed robbery

Three men have been arrested in relation to a robbery at a shop in Cheekpoint, Waterford on Thursday last.

Gardai have arrested three males aged 18, 28 and 36 in relation to the incident.

They were charged this afternoon and will appear before a special sitting of Waterford District Court at 9pm this evening.

The robbery occurred shortly before noon when three men entered the shop with a knife and what is believed to be a firearm.

They threatened staff and fled the scene with a small sum of cash.

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