Hammered Two arrested after man armed with hammer robbed shop in Malahide, Dublin
A man in his 30s and a woman in her 50s were arrested a short time later
Gardaí have arrested two people following an armed robbery in north Dublin on Saturday night.
The theft took place shortly before 10pm last night, 22nd January, when a man entered a shop in Waterside, Malahide, armed with a hammer.
He forced members of staff to open the till before taking a sum of cash and fleeing in a vehicle waiting outside the premises.
No staff member was harmed in the incident.
A man in his 30s and a woman in her 50s were arrested a short time later and were brought to two Dublin Garda stations where they are both detained under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.
Investigations are ongoing.
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