Cash stolen in armed robbery

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Police are appealing for information following an armed robbery in Glengormley on Thursday morning.

At 6.45am on it was reported that two men, one with a firearm, approached cash in transit staff outside a bank on the Farmley Road.

The men made off with a cash box in a silver Honda Civic car.

The box was recovered a short time later on the nearby Greenhill Road.

The box had been emptied and a sum of cash taken.

Police are appealing to anyone who witnessed the robbery or has information in relation to the movements of the silver Honda Civic car to contact them on 0845 600 8000.

Information about crime can also be passed to the Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.