Updated: man arrested in Derry following Bridgend Post Office robbery

A man has been arrested in Derry by police following yesterday's robbery of the post office in Bridgend.

A cross border manhunt was launched after the post office was the target of robbers for a second time in a year.

Staff where threatened and a small sum of cash was taken in the incident which occurred shortly after 4 o'clock yesterday afternoon.

Buncrana Town Councillor Nicholas Crossan has echoed calls for extra garda along the border - he has also urged business and home owners to be extra vigilant.

He spoke earlier on the Shaun Doherty Show:

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