Man arrested after threatening shop staff with a knife

first_img http://jrnl.ie/3242426 Man arrested after threatening shop staff with a knife The investigation is ongoing. Thursday 16 Feb 2017, 9:22 AM Tweet thisShare on FacebookEmail this article By Paul Hosford Image: Eamonn Farrell/RollingNews.ie 9,200 Views Share Tweet Email Image: Eamonn Farrell/RollingNews.ie No Comments Short URL Feb 16th 2017, 9:22 AM A 32-YEAR-OLD man has been arrested after a robbery at a shop in Clare yesterday.The man is expected to appear before a sitting of Ennis District Court this morning charged in connection with an armed robbery at the retail outlet in Bunratty.An investigation commenced at around 2.30pm yesterday when a lone man entered the shop armed with a knife. He threatened staff before leaving the scene on foot with a small amount of cash. No one was physically injured during the incident.During a follow-up operation involving Gardaí attached to Shannon Garda Station the man was arrested a short time later. A small amount of cash and a knife were recovered. A car was also seized as part of the investigation.The arrested man was taken to Ennis Garda Station where he was detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 for questioning. The investigation is ongoing.last_img read more