Clothing stolen after car rams shop

Published Wednesday, 30 April 2014
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Thousands of pounds of clothing has been stolen after a car rammed the front of a shop in Lisburn.

Clothing stolen after car rams shop
The front window of the store was smashed in the attack. (© UTV)

The robbery took place at The Style Gallery on Market Place in the early hours of Wednesday.

A silver or grey coloured car crashed into the front of the family-owned menswear store at 5.15am - a quantity of clothing was then stolen and placed into the vehicle.

Police said two men are believed to have been involved.

Store manager Nikki told UTV it is the third time her premises has been targeted in the past year and added that staff are devastated.

She continued: "It's very upsetting, very distressing for all of us to be honest and we just feel as a small business it's been very difficult and these people just take advantage.

"We'll bounce back, we won't let them get us down."

A spokesperson for the PSNI said: "Police would appeal to anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone with any information to contact CID at Lisburn Police Station on the number 101."

© UTV News
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Mandy in Dungannon wrote (271 days ago):
Very sad for the family and business! I would like to know tho who buys a pair of jeans at £600???
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