Friday, May 30, 2014

Three Held After Armed Raid In Cork

Three people are in custody, following a robbery at a filling station in Cork City last night. Two masked men armed with knives held up staff at a service station on Leitrim Street and stole a quantity of cash, just before half eight. The men left the scene in a car, which was driven by another man and had a female passenger. A garda car patrolling in the area stopped the car and arrested a woman and two men, ranging in ages from late 20s to mid 40s. Another man escaped on foot. GardaĆ­ recovered knives, balaclavas and cash in the car.