Northern Ireland

South Belfast: Man arrested after armed robbery

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Image caption The man entered the Subway store on the Dublin Road carrying a screwdriver at about 10:15 BST on Sunday.

A 30-year-old man has been arrested following an armed robbery at a fast food outlet in Belfast after he was stopped by members of the public.

A man entered the Subway store on the Dublin Road carrying a screwdriver at about 10:15 BST on Sunday.

He threatened a staff member before making off with a sum of money.

It is understood that members of the public stopped the man before he was later arrested by the police.