Man arrested after failed knife robbery in Dublin

Man arrested after failed knife robbery in Dublin

A man has been arrested after an attempted post office robbery in Dublin.

Gardaí say a man armed with a knife tried to hold up staff at the post office on Collins Avenue.

However the raider fled empty handed and was arrested by Gardaí nearby.

Nobody was injured.


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