Derry detectives seek information following Spencer Road robbery

There's been another armed robbery at a commercial premises in Derry, this time at a takeaway in the Spencer Road area of the city.

Police say that at around 11.15 last night a man entered the premises armed with what has been described by witnesses as a hammer or pickaxe type weapon. He demanded money, jumped over the counter and took a sum of cash from the till. He made off in the direction of the Craigavon bridge.

No-one was injured in the incident.

The man was wearing a navy jacket, grey hooded top, a black baseball cap, black scarf, blue jeans and white trainers.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact detectives at Strand Road or the anonymous Crimestoppers number, 0800 555 111.