Martin concerned at robbery of Lisburn shop

Alliance Lisburn Councillor Stephen Martin has expressed his concern after a man armed with a knife robbed a shop on Warren Park in Lisburn on Wednesday night. He made off with an amount of money and cigarettes.

Cllr Stephen Martin said: “I am very concerned at the use of a knife in this robbery. We are very lucky that we are not dealing with serious injuries or worse.

“This is a small business that is providing a service to local people, it should not have to deal with a crime like this.

“My thoughts are with the employee who was there at the time of this incident. As a former shop worker myself who was caught up in three robberies I know how horrible an experience this must have been.

“I would urge anybody with any information about this robbery to contact the police.”


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