Stanley knife used in theft

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Detectives in Lisburn are investigating an armed robbery at an off-licence in the city.

At around 11.15am on Sunday a man armed with a Stanley knife entered the premises in Harmony Hill Shopping Centre and threatened staff before making off with cash from the till.

Inspector Jim McGrillen said: “The suspect is described as around 5’ 8” tall of slim build. He was wearing a khaki anorak, a black woollen hat and had a black scarf covering his face.

Detectives are would like to hear from witnesses or anyone who can help identify the man involved. They can be contacted at Lisburn CID by calling the non-emergency number 101.”