Charge over 'golf club' robbery

Published Monday, 23 December 2013
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A 26-year-old man is facing charges after two men, one armed with a golf club, robbed a shop in Bangor, Co Down.

Charge over 'golf club' robbery
Police are investigating the armed robbery. (© UTV)

The men entered the premises in the South Circular Road area at about 9.50pm on Sunday night and made off with a sum of cash.

None of the staff were injured during the robbery.

Police stopped a vehicle in the Lisnabreen area shortly before 10.10pm and a 26-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of armed robbery.

He is due to appear before Newtownards Magistrates Court on 16 January on a charge of armed robbery. A second man made off from the vehicle towards the Bloomfield Road.

Detectives are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to contact them, either directly or anonymously via Crimestoppers.

© UTV News
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3 Comments
roy in larne wrote (122 days ago):
lol larry that will make a few smile :)
Larry in bangor wrote (122 days ago):
Comment before this wasn't me as alot of people are asking if it was but I hope all involved gets caught no 1 was hurt thats the main thing
Larry in Belfast wrote (122 days ago):
That man with the golf club must have been the 'driver' but you 'woood'en know unless you were 'putt' in the situation. The police should 'club' together to 'bag' these criminals.
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