Thursday 23 November 2017

Armed robbers with handgun and sledgehammer raid Longford post office reporters

Two armed men held up a post office in Edgeworthstown, Co Longford today and made off with an undisclosed sum of money.

Gardai are appealing to the public to come forward – a number of customers were in the post office at the time.

It is understood that no one was physically hurt but all are said to be traumatised.

One of the robbers was armed with a handgun and the other with a sledgehammer.

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