Northern Ireland

Armed robber threatens cash-in-transit van guard in west Belfast

A security guard has been threatened by a man carrying a handgun during a robbery in west Belfast.

The man approached a cash-in-transit van outside a bar on the Andersonstown Road at about 11:40 BST on Saturday.

He threatened the security guard before making off with a number of cash boxes in the direction of Riverside.

Police have appealed for anyone with information to contact them.