GARDAI are investigating an armed raid on a security van at Drogheda Industrial Estate today.
Four males were involved in the incident.
Two of them approached a security van operative and threatened him with what appears to have been a shotgun.
A cash box was taken with an amount of money.
The men made their escape in red car, registration 97-D, which was recovered a short time later at Knightswood Estate outide Drogheda.
Anyone with information should contact Laytown Garda Station on 041-9813320 or Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.