Two arrested after foiled robbery

TWO men were arrested after police foiled an armed robbery at a service station in Lurgan on Sunday night.

It took officers just two minutes to arrive at the scene of the attempted robbery at Parkgate on the Avenue Road. Upon arrival they were involved in a struggle with the two masked robbers, who were armed with batons and an imitation firearm.

Police received a report of the robbery at 10.32pm and officers on an anti-burglary patrol attended within two minutes.


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