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Cash-in-transit van robbed in Dublin

Crime DeskBy Morgan Flanagan Creagh
Shantalla Road Post Office
Shantalla Road Post Office

Gardai in Santry are appealing for witnesses following today’s cash-in-transit robbery.

The incident occurred at approximately 3.15pm.

Two masked men approached and threatened cash-in-transit security staff outside a Post Office and shop on Shantalla Road.

They fled the scene on foot with a cash-box and it is understood they left the area in a car.

No one was injured during the incident.

During a follow up search Gardaí located the cash-box and all of the money taken in the raid has now been recovered.

No arrests have been made and enquiries are ongoing.

Gardaí in Santry are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to contact them on 01 6664000 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.