Londonderry: Armed robbery at Elmwood Street business

There has been an armed robbery at a business premises in Londonderry.

A masked man was reported to have entered the premises on Elmwood Street armed with a knife at around 17:10 GMT on Thursday.

A member of staff was threatened during the incident, but was not harmed.

It is believed the man made off with a sum of money. He is described as being 5ft 3in tall, of slim build and was wearing a dark green balaclava.

He was also wearing a dark-coloured top and dark blue tracksuit bottoms with drops of white paint on them.

The police have appealed for information.