Knife-wielding robber threatens shop worker

Detectives are hunting an armed robber who threatened staff at an off-licence in the Carnmoney Road area of Glengormley on Wednesday night (March 21).

At around 7.50pm, a man entered the premises carrying a knife and threatened a member of staff before making off with a sum of money. No-one was injured in the incident.

The robber is described as being aged in his 20’s, approximately 5’11” tall, and of thin build. He was wearing a black hooded top with a black hat under the hood and grey sweat bottoms.

Investigating officers have appealed for anyone with information about the incident to contact Newtownabbey CID on 0845 600 8000, or to call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.