Gardaí are seeking witnesses to a cash in transit robbery on 3rd October 2017. At approximately 12.20pm a security guard was making a cash delivery to a bank on Main Street, Lucan, Co Dublin. He was approached by a man who was armed with a handgun and forced to hand over a cashbox. The raider left the scene in a silver or grey VW Golf with partial registration 04-WH.
At approximately 12.40 pm a VW Golf car was found on fire at River Forest estate, Leixlip. This car had been driven onto a green area at the rear of San Carlo Senior National School and set alight. The investigation into the incident is on-going.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to contact them. In particular we wish to appeal to anyone who noticed anything in the following areas: Main Street, Lucan, Co Dublin between 12pm and 12.30pm. and River Forest Estate, Captains Hill, or Distillery Lane, Leixlip, Co Dublin between 12.30pm and 1pm.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Lucan Garda Station on 01 6667300.