Armed robbery at Ballyragget post office

Mary Codymary.cody@k

Reporter:

Mary Codymary.cody@k

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Gardai are hunting for two armed raiders who robbed Ballyragget post office this afternoon.

Gardai are hunting for two armed raiders who robbed Ballyragget post office this afternoon.

The men entered the premises shortly after 3.30pm and threatened staff and customers. The post office was damaged during the robbery and staff were forced to hand over a quantity of cash.

Anyone who was in the vicinity of Ballyragget between 3pm and 4pm is asked to contact Kilkenny gardai on ()56) 777 5000.