Armed robbery in Great James Street

Two people remain in custody today following a report of an armed robbery at a premises in Great James Street on Friday evening.

A 41 year old female and a 40 year old male were arrested after the report of the robbery at 5:25pm.

It’s alleged that a male and a female entered the premises in the area armed with knives. It’s believed that a quantity of prescription drugs were taken. No one is believed to have been injured during the incident.

A man and a woman were arrested by police at the Westland Street area of the city a short time afterwards and a quantity of prescription drugs and knives were recovered. They are currently helping police with their enquiries.