Masked man attempts robbery at Clonmel store

A Clonmel shop was raided by a masked man, who attempted to rob the premises last week.

A Clonmel shop was raided by a masked man, who attempted to rob the premises last week.

The criminal, whose face was covered by a scarf, entered the Costcutter store on the Cashel Road at 6.15pm on Wednesday, December 4.

He demanded money from staff but didn’t succeed in obtaining any and ran away from the scene.

A spokesman for Clonmel Garda Station said investigating officers are following a definite line of enquiry in relation to this crime and urged business owners to ensure their CCTV security cameras are in working well.