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Monday 27 March 2023 Dublin: -4°C

# Robbery

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# parcel motel
Parcel Motel depot emptied by thieves in Dublin
The incident happened in the early hours of yesterday morning.
# mobhi road
Man threatens staff with metal bar in Glasnevin cash-in-transit robbery
The car used in the robbery was later found burnt out near the Bon Secours Hospital.
# Chelsea
Appeal for witnesses after London couple with baby robbed at knifepoint
The couple were approached by two men on a moped last Saturday afternoon.
# Drogheda
Burglars pretending to be gardaí force their way into elderly man's home
An undisclosed sum of cash was stolen.
# Robbery
Man arrested over armed raid at petrol station
The incident took place shortly after midnight on Saturday night at the Emo service station in Mountrath in Laois.
# landmark hotel
Staff threatened and cash stolen in overnight raid at Conrad hotel
The raid at the well-known hotel happened at about 1am.
# crane lane
Teenager arrested in connection with stabbing and robbery of man in central Dublin this morning
A number of youths stabbed the man before stealing his phone.
# Circuit Criminal Court
Woman who dressed as man to rob €10,000 given suspended sentence
The woman was struggling with financial difficulties when she carried out the ‘bizarre crime.’
# Supermarket
Man to face court after worker threatened and money stolen at Rathmines supermarket
The man made off with money on foot.
# Dublin
Man arrested after Rathmines supermarket robbery
The man approached the male cashier, threatened him, and made off with a sum of money from the scene.
# London
'I was just screaming... It felt like someone threw fire in my face': Acid attack victim
Delivery driver Jabed Hussain (32) was one of five people attacked with acid in London on Thursday.
# Dublin City
Thief escaped by taxi after threatening shop staff with knife
The robbery occurred on Saturday at around 12.15pm.
# New York
Russian crime syndicate charged with stealing 10,000 pounds of chocolate
Members of the syndicate have also been charged with robbery, murder-for-hire conspiracy and firearms offences.
# Derry
Man 'stabbed in head' during robbery
Three people have been arrested.
# Botched Robbery
36 bodies found in Philippines casino after gunman sets fire to gaming room
Police said it appeared to be a botched robbery rather than a terrorist attack.
# defensive planting
Gardaí say prickly hedges can help prevent burglaries
They also want people to avoid posting holiday photos while away from home.
# Courts
Man who pretended to be an undercover Garda to rob a man avoids jail
The victim was handcuffed before his belongings were taken.
# Santry
Staff and passers-by hold man who tried to rob shop and attacked woman until gardaí arrive
He was in possession of a hammer and threatened staff, demanding cash.
# Meath
Van driver forced down laneway where he was attacked and robbed
The incident occurred on the R132 between Julianstown and Gormanstown.
# trinity foundation
Investigation launched into cyber attack on Trinity fund
It’s hoped that the funds will be at least partly recovered.
# North Dublin
Appeal for witnesses to armed cash-in-transit robbery in Bayside yesterday
The incident occurred at the Eurospar in Bayside shopping centre yesterday at 11.30am.
# Bayside
Two masked men rob cash-in-transit van in north Dublin
One man was wearing a scarf covering his face and was armed with what appeared to be a gun.
# Donations
Up to €8,000 stolen from Trocaire boxes in Clare church
The thieves broke into a safe before escaping with the cash.
# Dublin
Two men due in court over robbery and false imprisonment in Finglas
The men were arrested yesterday and were held by gardaí overnight.
# Larne
Woman in her 60s threatened by female with knife when she answered door
Police have appealed for witnesses following the armed burglary.
# Finglas
Man held in van after being robbed while walking home from work in Dublin
Gardaí found the man when they stopped and searched a van on main street in Finglas at around 1.40 this morning.
# Falls Road
Two chemist staff stabbed during an attempted robbery in west Belfast
A 26-year-old man was detained at the scene on suspicion of attempted murder and attempted robbery.
# Tullamore
Two men and a woman arrested after knife and hammer shop robbery
No one injured in the incident.
# Woodstock Road
Man descended from ceiling and used stun gun on woman twice in Belfast robbery
The PSNI are appealing for information.
# Limerick iT
Student injured while thrown out of car after being held against his will
The injured man was reportedly pulled in through the car window.
# Armagh
Masked raiders 'with southern accents' tied up an elderly couple and threatened them with a poker
The robbery happened last night in the Tandragee area in Armagh.
# thomas street
Woman threatened by raider with a knife during Limerick shop robbery
Gardaí have arrested a male in his 30s in connection to the robbery.
# John Street
Money taken in cash-in-transit robbery at AIB branch in Kells
The incident happened at around 10.50am on John Street this morning.
# Finglas
Gardaí foil robbery by man wearing balaclava and armed with a crowbar
The staff members were found after being locked into a room.
# Utah
Teenagers shoot 14-year-old girl in the head and leave her in a ditch for iPod and $55
The 16-year-old suspects do not have any serious criminal history.
# Ringsend
Man in his 50s charged with armed robbery on Spar store
He will appear before court today.
# bennekerry
Staff held at knifepoint during robbery at Mace shop in Carlow this morning
The incident happened in Bennekerry on the Hacketstown Road at 8am this morning.
# Belfast
Woman left 'bruised and shaken' after refusing to give handbag to hammer-wielding mugger
The mugger fled down a side street empty handed.
# Bunratty
Man arrested after threatening shop staff with a knife
The investigation is ongoing.
# Courts
Mother-of-five who left purse at crime scene sentenced to three years for taxi robbery
Amanda Daly was jailed for her being an accomplice to the robbery of a taxi driver in 2015.