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Monday 2 October 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# Armed Robbery

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Gardaí investigating armed robbery in Dunboyne
A silver Ford Focus van was found on fire on the grounds of Dunboyne Castle shortly after the robbery.
Men armed with gun, knife and wrench rob bookies in separate incidents
Gardaí are investigating both robberies.
Men armed with hatchets steal jewels worth millions from Paris Ritz
Three suspects have been detained, while two others are on the run.
Gardaí charge a man after pub customers tackle armed robber in Dublin
He was held until gardaí arrived.
Garda vehicle rammed by car used in Raheny cash-in-transit robbery
The driver of the van was approached by a man who was armed with what was described as a hammer.
Ballymun raider attempts armed robbery while armed gardaí are in store
A man was arrested a short distance away.
Man robs shop, crashes getaway car, fires gun, hijacks another car, crashes and ends up in hospital
Gardai have confirmed that a man in his 30s has been arrested.
Two men charged over spate of armed robberies in Cork
The men are due before Cork District Court this morning.
Four arrested after armed robbery at Kilkenny pub
Two armed men wearing balaclavas threatened staff and customers.
Armed robber left Meath post office empty-handed after threatening staff with handgun
No arrests have yet been made.
Gardaí searching for man after armed robbery of Dublin post office
No one was injured in the incident.
Family left terrified as armed gang raids suburban Dublin home
The masked intruders fled the scene in a grey Audi A3
One man arrested and search ongoing for another after armed robbery in Mullingar
A man in his 40s was arrested after a car crashed into a wall a short time later.
Man in his 50s charged with armed robbery on Spar store
He will appear before court today.
Drug addict went “off the wall” robbing shops two weeks after release from prison
Laurence Bryan was drug-free on his release from prison but relapsed following a family argument.
Man jabs knife at till assistant during off-licence armed robbery
No one was injured in the robbery, but police said that the staff members were very badly shaken.
Post office worker assaulted in armed robbery
A burnt out vehicle was later found in Carlow.
Man escapes on bike after armed robbery of credit union
A travel agents on the same street was robbed at knifepoint last week.
Armed man steals money from safe and wallets at travel agent
The raider, believed to have a knife, ordered all employees into a back office and demanded they open a safe.
Hutch relative in court charged with holding up Spar shop with fake gun
He and an accomplice held a gun to the head of the manager.
Armed men threaten staff at McDonald's in Crumlin
They left empty-handed and no arrests have been made yet.
Family pet 'killed in burglary' at house in Armagh
Police are investigating a number of robberies in Northern Ireland.
Two men arrested after robberies at bookies in Athlone and Castlebar
The man threatened staff with a knife in the Athlone incident.
Man (19) arrested after robbery with iron bar in Newbridge
The incident happened at about 4.45am yesterday morning.
Garda hospitalised after being hit with hammer in armed robbery
An investigation has been launched but no arrests have yet been made.
Gardaí catch man who fled scene after trying to rob bank in Wexford
A firearm, ammunition, cable ties and duct tape were found during the incident.
Texas plans to execute a man who never killed anyone
Jeffrey Woods is said to be severely mentally disabled and have an IQ of a child.
Two men charged over robbery of Kerry post office which left two gardaí in hospital
They are due to appear before a special sitting of Killarney District Court this evening.
Gardaí search mountainous area for third suspect in Kerry post office raid
The local chief superintendent said information from local people after a number of text alerts helped them track down two suspects yesterday.
Man arrested after armed robbery in Kildare
A female staff member was threatened with a handgun on Thursday evening.
Cash-in-transit van held up at gunpoint in south Dublin
Two men in balaclavas made off with a cash box from the scene.
Man to appear in court over armed robbery at post office
A number of shots were fired in the incident in January.
Gardaí still searching for man who robbed petrol station and fled in Fiat Punto
The robbery occurred at the service station in Brooklodge, Glanmire, on Monday.
Armed robbers wrestle with An Post employee before fleeing with cash
Two men were arrested after the raid yesterday.
Man arrested after four armed robberies carried out over two days
The first three burglaries were carried out within 12 hours of each other.
Two men arrested after supermarket staff threatened in armed robbery
Gardaí recovered a car, a firearm and a knife.
Manhunt following two armed robberies in Dublin
There are no reports of any injuries at this stage but a garda spokesperson said the situation is ongoing.
Man receives six-month sentence for armed robbery of one dollar
John Bruce Chafin had held a man at gunpoint and demanded his wallet, which contained just $1.
Armed men steal money from cash-in-transit van in Dublin
They threatened security staff who were delivering cash to a post office.
Shots fired during attempted post office robbery in Dublin
A passerby was injured after attempting to stop the assailant.