Sunday 18 March 2018

Man armed with hammer raids pharmacy and escapes with drugs and cash

Rathgar. Picture: Google Maps
Rathgar. Picture: Google Maps
Cathal McMahon

Cathal McMahon

Gardai are hunting a man who raided a pharmacy armed with a hammer.

At approximately 5.15pm this evening a man entered the premises on Terenure Road East in Rathgar.

Staff told gardaí that the man was armed with a hammer and he made threats. He escaped with drugs and a sum of money.

Nobody has been arrested and the matter is currently "under investigation".

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