Ireland National Police Service

01/21/2023 | Press release | Archived content

Armed Robbery at Retail Premises - Man Arrested - Churchtown, Dublin 16 - 21st January 2023

Issue Date: 21st January 2023

Gardaí have arrested a man following an armed robbery at a retail premises in Churchtown, Dublin 16 this morning, Saturday 21st January 2023.

At approximately 7:30am this morning, a man entered a retail premises on the Braemor Road, armed with what was understood be a knife and threatened the staff. He then left the premises with a quantity of alcohol.

Shortly afterwards a man in his 20s was arrested in relation to this incident. He is currently detained under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 at Rathfarnham Garda station.

Investigations are ongoing.