Two arrested in Offaly over robbery last year

Gardaí in Co. Offaly have arrested two men in their forties in connection with a bank robbery in Edenderry last year.

Staff at the AIB branch were held up by armed raiders last September, who made off with around €300,000.

The men were arrested at around 2am this morning in Edenderry as part of a planned operation.

They are being held for questioning at Tullamore Garda station, under section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act.


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