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Gardai searching for knife-wielding burglar who held up Avenue Road shop

Tia Clarke

Reporter:

Tia Clarke

Email:

tia.clarke@dundalkdemocrat.ie

Garda

Gardai are appealing for witnesses

Gardai are searching for a man who threatened staff in a shop on the Avenue Road with a "large knife" before making away with a sum of money from the till. 

The man entered the Avenue Road shop at 9pm on Wednesday, 28th March. 

Gardai say the man fled the scene on a bicycle. He was wearing a scarf and hood to cover his face. 

Anyone who might have seen the man on Wednesday night is asked to contact Dundalk Gardai at 042 93 88400.