Northern Ireland

Shop robbed on Woodstock Road in east Belfast

A man armed with a butcher's knife has robbed an off-licence in east Belfast.

The man went into the shop on the Woodstock Road just before 21:30 BST on Sunday and threatened staff.

He stole cash and made off along the Woodstock Road in the direction of Cregagh Road.

The robber was described as being about 6ft tall and was wearing an orange hooded top with the hood pulled up. Police have appealed for witnesses.