Gardai in Nenagh are investigating the circumstances of an armed robbery in Nenagh, (today 14th April).
The robbery occurred at about 11.15am when two armed men entered a jewellery shop on Mitchell St, Nenagh. A shot was discharged during the robbery. The men left the scene without any property and got into a waiting car. Gardai followed the suspect car and it was stopped in Curraghduff, Upperchurch on the Newport to Thurles Rd. Three males were arrested by Gardai from Thurles and Newport.
One man (36yrs) was taken to Thurles Garda station and the other two (in their 30’s) were brought to Nenagh Garda Station. All three being detained under the provisions of section 30 Offences Against the State Act 1939 as amended. Witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact the Gardai in Nenagh on 067 50450, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.