Two men have been arrested following an armed robbery this morning.
The incident occurred at approximately 745am at a shop in Clontarf, Dublin.
The armed men threatened a female employee before leaving the store on Stiles Road on foot with stolen cash.
The front door of the shop was damaged during the incident but no shots were fired.
Gardai arrested two men aged in their 20s in a nearby building as part of a follow up operation.
A gun and an amount of cash were also recovered earlier todat.
Both men are currently detained under Section 30 of the Offences against the State Act, 1939 at Clontarf Garda Station.