Threatened staff with kitchen knife

Gardai in Newbridge are investigating an incident in Roseberry Stores, Newbridge after a man entered the shop dressed black with a scarf used to cover his face and demanded money from staff on Monday, May 7 at 7.15pm, writes Paula Campbell.

Gardai in Newbridge are investigating an incident in Roseberry Stores, Newbridge after a man entered the shop dressed black with a scarf used to cover his face and demanded money from staff on Monday, May 7 at 7.15pm, writes Paula Campbell.

“The person in charge told him to get out and he ran,” said Sgt Seamus Rothwell of Newbridge Garda Station.

“He was wearing a jumper with white stripes and carrying a kitchen knife. If anybody saw anything please contact the station on 045 431212.”