Northern Ireland

Bus robbed by youths armed with a hammer and knife in north Belfast

A bus driver has been robbed by youths armed with a hammer and a knife in the Oldpark area of north Belfast.

The incident happened shortly before 19:30 BST on Monday when three youths stood in front of the bus as it pulled up outside a bar.

Two more then got onto the bus and demanded cash. All five ran off.

Detectives have appealed for anyone with information to contact them.