Lone male entered Newbridge shop armed with knife

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Lone male entered Newbridge shop armed with knife

Gardaí in Newbridge are appeaking for information on a raid that took place at a Newbridge shop last night, February 19.

A lone male entered Casey’s Londis on Moorefield Road at 8:50pm armed with a 9 inch knife,

The man threatened staff, and tried to open the till. He got away with a small amount of cash.

He is described as wearing a purple hoodie, grey tracksuit bottoms, and black gloves. His face was covered.

He was observed throwing the hoodie away a short distance away.

The male left the scene on foot, towards Park Mhuire.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Newbridge Garda Station on 045 431 212.

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