PSNI appeal after Derry armed robbery

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Detectives in Derry are appealing for information following an armed robbery in the Park Avenue area last evening.
At approximately 8.40pm, two men, one armed with a wheel brace, entered a newsagents and demanded money. They made off with a sum of cash in the direction of Upper Nassau Street. No-one was injured in the incident.
The first male is described as being approximately 5’11” tall, of slim build and was wearing a light grey hooded top and light grey tracksuit bottoms.
The second male is described as being approximately 5’7″ tall, of medium build and was wearing a dark grey hooded top.
Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to contact detectives at Strand Road.
Meanwhile, a man and woman, both aged 41 are due before Derry Magistrates Court tomorrow charged with robbery and possessing an offensive weapon.
It is believed that the charges are in connection with a robbery at a shop in the Great James Street area of Derry on the evening of Friday 10 January.


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