Would-be robber caught red-handed
Published Monday, 11 March 2013
Security staff 'tagged' two men who tried to ram the gates of a business in Portadown.
Police arrested a man after security guards tagged the attackers with red paint. (© UTV)
A vehicle was driven into the gates of a business premises in Seagoe Industrial Estate at around 5pm on Saturday.
As two men tried to make off from the scene, security staff sprayed them with red dye.
A 25-year-old man was arrested and charged with common assault and theft. He is due to appear at Lisburn Magistrates' Court on Monday.
Police are still trying to track down the second man. He is described as 5'7" tall, of stocky build and had cropped hair. His dark clothing would have been covered in red dye.