Post Office in St Johnston robbed by masked men this morning

The Post Office in St Johnston has been robbed this morning a year to the day since the premises was last targeted by in a robbery.

The incident happened just before 11 o clock when masked men with baseballs bats entered the premises and demanded money.

A number of cars were rammed as robbers made their getaway, it is believed they headed for the border towards Derry.

Councillor Paul Canning says this further highlights the need for more Garda resources in the Mannor/St.Johnston area....

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