Sunday 20 August 2017

Manhunt underway after men armed with knife and hammer rob Tesco store

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Conor Feehan

Conor Feehan

Gardai are hunting for two armed men who threatened shop staff with a knife and a hammer before escaping with a small amount of cash.

The robbery took place at the Tesco Express shop in Enfield, Co Kildare at 8.15pm yesterday evening.

Two men wearing black jackets and navy tracksuit bottoms ran into the shop and demanded the cash from workers while threatening them with the blade and hammer.

They escaped with a small sum of cash.

There were no reports of injuries and no arrests have yet been made.

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