Four Arrested In Carlow After Armed Robbery


Gardaí have arrested four people in relation to an armed robbery at a Carlow filling station early this morning.

Shortly after 2.30am two men, one carrying a gun and the other with a knife, entered the Topaz on the M9 at Tinryland.

They threatened staff and fired a shot, but no one was injured.


They made off in a dark coloured Volkswagen Golf with a small sum of cash.

Three men and one woman, all in their 20s, were arrested following a search of a house in Carlow town shortly after 9am.

They are currently being detained at Carlow garda station.