Northern Ireland

Armed robbery at Ballymoney jewellery store

There has been an armed robbery at a jewellers in Ballymoney, County Antrim.

Three men, one armed with a suspected firearm, entered the shop on Victoria Street just before 17:00 GMT on Monday.

They threatened members of staff, who were forced to lie on the ground. The gang left with a number of items of jewellery.

Police have appealed for anyone who witnessed the robbery to get in contact with them.