Updated: armed raid on Service Station in Cahir, Co. Tipperary

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Updated: armed raid on Service Station in Cahir, Co. Tipperary

Gardaí in Cahir are investigating an armed raid on a Service Station in the town on Sunday night (December 10th).

It’s understood two armed raiders entered the premises on the Cashel road in Cahir shortly after 10.30pm, terrifying a young male employee who was working behind the counter. Both men had their heads covered. One man was estimated to be 6 foot tall, the other around 5ft 10”.


A Garda spokesman said both men were carrying handguns.


The Raiders made off with a “substantial” quantity of cash from the Shop Safe. No one was injured in the incident, and no shots were fired.


Members of the public with any information can call Cahir Garda Station (052)7445630, or the Garda confidential hotline 01 6662017.