Northern Ireland

Belfast robbery: Gunman takes cash from Gilnahirk Road service station

A man armed with a gun has robbed a service station in east Belfast.

He demanded cash at the station on the Gilnahirk Road at about 22:00 GMT on Friday.

Money was handed over to the robber, who was wearing a black coat with a hood and a balaclava.

He escaped on foot in the direction of the Braniel estate. No-one was injured during the incident. Police have appealed for information.