Apprehended Man arrested after knifepoint robbery at pharmacy in Finglas in Dublin
A man has been arrested after an aggravated burglary at a pharmacy in Finglas, Dublin 11.
Gardaí were called to the scene after man (30) entered the premises armed with a knife and proceeded to threaten staff on Wednesday afternoon.
During the course of the aggravated robbery, the man took a sum of cash and a quantity of medication.
He then fled the scene on foot but was quickly apprehended by gardaí following a search of the area.
He was arrested and the stolen property was recovered.
He is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 in Blanchardstown Garda Station and investigations are ongoing.