Man armed with knife makes off with cash at Magherafelt


Detectives in Magherafelt are appealing for information following an armed robbery at a petrol station in the town last night.

A man armed with a knife and demanded money just before 8pm and demanded money before making off in the direction of the town centre.

The male is described as being approximately 5’10” tall, of slim build and was wearing a grey hooded top, black bottoms, black gloves and black footwear.

Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to contact CID in Magherafelt Police Station on 0845 600 8000. Or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.