Staff left terrified as two knife-wielding men rob shop in broad daylight
Published 29/08/2016 | 12:12
Staff were left terrified when two men with knifes entered a local shop and threatened them during a daylight robbery.
Two men (aged in their 20s) entered the shop armed with knives and threatened the staff before making off with a sum of money.
The robbery occurred at Londis on the Main Street, Prosperous, Co Kildare on Sunday, August 28 at 3pm, gardai told Independent.ie.
A customer’s wallet was also taken during the course of the robbery.
The men are described as 5.5ft, skinny and with Dublin accents.
One of the men was wearing a black hoodie, grey tracksuit shorts with a scarf covering his face and wearing sunglasses.
The second man was wearing dark clothing with sunglasses and scarf on his face as well.
Gardaí at Clane are also investigating a car theft from a home in Donadea Forest Park around the same time.
Both incidents are being investigated by gardai.