Thursday 16 August 2018

Armed raider threatens staff with gun during cash-in-transit robbery

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Amy Molloy

Amy Molloy

Gardaí are investigating after a cash-in-transit box was robbed in Dunboyne, Co Meath this afternoon.

A man armed with a firearm approached a member of the cash-in-transit staff, threatened him and stole the CIT box which contained an undisclosed sum of money.

A silver Ford Focus van was found on fire on the grounds of Dunboyne Castle Hotel a short while later.

The incident happened at 2.55pm and gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them at (01) 8010600, the Garda Confidential Line at 1800-666111 or any garda station.

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