Teenager arrested following robbery of three youths in Shannon
Published 18/05/2014 | 13:40
Gardaí at Shannon have arrested an 18 year-old man following the robbery of three youths in Shannon yesterday.
The incident which occurred at at Drumgeely, Shannon yesterday took place at 7.30pm when the man, armed with a knife, threatened the three youths and stole a small amount of cash from them.
No-one was injured in the incident.
An 18-year-old was arrested a short time later in the area, while a knife and cash was also recovered.
He was detained under Section 4 Criminal Justice Act 1984 at Shannon Garda Station and released later without charge.
A file is being prepared for the DPP.