Arrest after man found in toilets at McDonald's

A man has been arrested after fast food outlet McDonald's was robbed this morning.

Thursday, 24th March 2016, 2:01 pm
Updated Thursday, 24th March 2016, 4:42 pm

Police said they found a man in a toilet cubicle of the fast food outlet at Rushmere shortly after 5.37am this morning.

The PSNI received a report after an alarm was activated.

“Officers attended and a male was located in a toilet cubicle of the premises,” said a PSNI spokesperson.

“An ipad, baton, hammer and mask were recovered from the cubicle and a 24 year old man was arrested.

“He is currently assisting police with their enquiries.

“Detectives are also investigating a possible link to two other incidents which occurred overnight.

“Entry was gained to Craigavon Watersports Centre and damage caused to a number of windows and damage was also caused to the premises of a sandwich shop at Rushmere Shopping Centre.

“Police would like to hear from anyone who has information in relation to these incidents. Detectives can be contacted in Lurgan on 101, quoting ref: 142 240316.

“If you prefer to provide information without giving your details you can contact the independent crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.”