Staff threatened during armed robbery in Dungiven

Staff have been threatened during an armed robbery at a convenience store in Dungiven, County Londonderry.

A man, believed to be armed with a gun and a hammer, entered the shop on Glenroe Park at 22:30 BST on Saturday and demanded money from staff.

He made off with a sum of cash.

None of the employees were injured but they were left shaken. Police have appealed for anyone with information to contact them.

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