Hunt for car after elderly couple robbed in NI town

An elderly couple have been robbed in a busy Co Armagh town car park this afternoon.

Police are hunting a car after the pair had cash stolen from them at Magowan West Car Park in Portadown a short time ago (3pm).

Magowan West Car Park Photo courtesy of Google

Magowan West Car Park Photo courtesy of Google

A PSNI spokesperson said: “Police are looking for a white Citron Relay van 07-WX-6439 involved in the theft of money from an elderly couple in Magowan West car park, Portadown.

“This occurred a very short time ago.

“It is believed to have made off in the direction of Lurgan.

“Any sightings please report to 101 quoting serial 1124 of today’s date.”