Northern Ireland

Arrest follows attempted robbery at Belfast jewellers

A man has been arrested following an attempted armed robbery at a Belfast shopping centre.

Shortly after 12:00 GMT on Thursday, a jewellers in the Castlecourt Shopping Centre reported the attempted robbery.

The 25-year-old was arrested on suspicion of armed robbery and possession of a firearm, with intent to cause fear of violence.

Police would like to speak to a woman wearing a fawn-coloured coat who was in the shop at the time.