Man arrested following armed robbery in shop
A man has been arrested following an armed robbery in a shop earlier today.
Staff at the shop on The Market in Ennis, Co Clare, were threatened by a man during the robbery which occurred at approximately 9.25am this morning.
The man was armed with a knife and the left the scene with a sum of money.
Nobody was injured during the robbery.
A passing garda patrol car were alerted to the robbery and arrested a 29-year-old man and recovered a knife a short distance away.
The man is currently detained in Ennis Garda Station.