Wednesday 23 May 2018

Robbers armed with baseball bats steal cash box from Tesco shop

Tesco Extra in Drunmore where the robbery occurred
Tesco Extra in Drunmore where the robbery occurred
Catherine Devine

Catherine Devine

Two robbers armed with baseball bats stole a cash box from a Tesco shop during a daylight robbery in Drogheda.

Gardai said that the cash box was stolen, while a member of security staff was refilling an ATM machine.

The robbery occurred at around 3pm at the Tesco Extra on Donore Road.

Gardai said a third man drove the getaway van that was found burned in Elmwood shortly afterwards.

Gardai said no injuries were reported but they are investigating the incident.

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