Coleraine attempted armed robbery police release image

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Detectives investigating an attempted armed robbery in Coleraine earlier this month have issued an image of a male they would like to speak to.

DCI Catherine Magee said: “Shortly before 11.30pm on Monday 1st September a man armed with a knife entered a shop on the Castlerock Road.

“He threatened a female member of staff with the knife before making off empty-handed.

“We are interested in speaking to the male pictured on CCTV as part of our investigation.

“We are asking him, or anyone who believes they know his identity, to contact us on the non-emergency number 101. Or, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”