Wednesday 26 June 2019

Teen arrested in connection with ram-raid robbery on Dublin petrol station

The robbery which took place at the Maxol Garage on the Hearse Road in Donabate.
Pic Steve Humphreys
The robbery which took place at the Maxol Garage on the Hearse Road in Donabate. Pic Steve Humphreys
Conor Feehan

Conor Feehan

A teenage boy has been arrested in connection with the investigation into a ram-raid robbery on a petrol filling station in north Dublin in the early hours of this morning.

The incident happened at the Maxol staion on Hearse Road in Donabate at around 1am.

A grey BMW car, which had been stolen earlier, was used to ram the shutters of the shop.

The raiders then entered and stole a quantity of cigarettes.

The robbery which took place at the Maxol Garage on the Hearse Road in Donabate Pic Steve Humphreys
The robbery which took place at the Maxol Garage on the Hearse Road in Donabate Pic Steve Humphreys

It is understood no money was taken in the robbery.

The scene was sealed off for a forensic examination by members of the garda technical bureau.

The young man arrested is currently in custody at Swords garda station.

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