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Wednesday 29 November 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# threatened

Last week
19th November 2023 - 25th November 2023
Investigation launched after staff at supermarket threatened with knife in Dublin
The incident occurred shortly after 9pm last night. No arrests have been made.
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Crack cocaine addict who robbed taxi driver after threatening him with pointed weapon jailed
Gerard Cully pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to robbery of the taxi driver.
Man to face court after worker threatened and money stolen at Rathmines supermarket
The man made off with money on foot.
Woman threatened by raider with a knife during Limerick shop robbery
Gardaí have arrested a male in his 30s in connection to the robbery.
Farmer threatened and intimidated into handing over €83,000 to 17 people, court hears
Three financial institutions have been ordered to provide account details of the persons accused of intimidating the farmer.
Manhunt underway after elderly man assaulted on Arranmore Island
Gardaí believe the person responsible is still on the island as it’s difficult to get on and off.
Man jailed for threatening to kill woman with crossbow, mugging and stealing handbag
The judge accepted the man abused alcohol and drugs, had a difficult childhood, had little education and very little structure in his life.
Money stolen from cash-in-transit van by men 'carrying metal bar'
The incident occurred in Duleek, Co Meath this morning.
Men wearing high-vis jackets threaten woman (80s) at her home
The two men left empty-handed,
Woman threatened and assaulted by man in park
The woman, in her mid-30s, managed to avoid serious injury.
Two arrested after Dublin taxi driver held at knifepoint
The driver managed to free himself and escape and the car was found by gardaí.
Teens charged with threatening, assaulting, and robbing man
The two teenagers ran towards Coolmine Woods after the incident, where they were found by gardaí.
Armed gardaí arrest man after armed robbery in Tipperary
The man brandished and pointed the handgun at gardaí.
Firefighters want compensation if attacked on the job
SIPTU says this compensation already exists in many professions.
Pregnant mother threatened by gang at her home in Swords
The woman was at her home with her two year old son when the break in happened.
Woman tied up by three men during Cork armed burglary
Three men wearing balaclavas and one armed with a rifle ransacked the woman’s home in Carrignavar last night.
Woman tied up and threatened with knife in Sutton burglary
The woman was tied up and threatened by two men who took an undisclosed amount of cash from the house.
Lemurs are "the world's most threatened mammal"
The destruction of their tropical forest habitat and an upsurge in hunting has been blamed for depleting lemur numbers.