TERRIFIED STAFF HELD AT KNIFEPOINT DURING SHOP RAID

first_imgBREAKING NEWS: Terrified staff were held at knifepoint last night during a raid on a Letterkenny shop.Man was held at knifepointAround €300 was taken when a man entered Black’s Centra at around 1.30am and demanded cash.The man, who was wearing a balaclava, fled the shop after the raid. However, Gardai in the area managed to give chase.The man, a non-national, fled up through some local houses and managed to escape.The shop’s owner, well-known local businessman Jason Black, told Donegal Daily that the main thing was that nobody was hurt.“We have been open for 12 years and this is only the second time that something like this has happened. “Thankfully nobody was hurt but the staff are a little shook up.“Incidents such as this are indicative of the times we live in and we just have to get on with it,” he said.A Garda forensics team have been at the shop at Lower Main Street this morning and have carried out a full investigation.The shop has now re-opened for business.TERRIFIED STAFF HELD AT KNIFEPOINT DURING SHOP RAID was last modified: March 3rd, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Black’s CentradonegalJason Blackletterkennylast_img

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