Man robbed at gunpoint on Racecourse Road

Sat, 29/09/2012 - 20:24 -- Editor

POLICE are investigating reports that a man was robbed at gunpoint on the Racecourse Road yesterday.

A sum of money was taken from the man during the incident when he was approached by a number of males, one of whom is believed to have had what appeared to be a firearm.

The incident happened in the vacinity of Chill Off Licence at Shantallow House Bar.

Enquiries are continuing.

Detectives would appeal to anyone who may have witnessed this incident or anyone who has any information to contact them at Strand Road Police Station on 0845 600 8000. Or, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.