Gardai in Ashford investigate armed robbery

Gardai in Ashford are in investigating an armed robbery on Monday night.

It is understood four masked men armed with a shot gun tied up a man and robbed his employer when he arrived home from the local Wicklow Heather restaurant he runs in Laragh.

His wife who returned home noticed a number of men in the house and alerted the Gardai.

The man was threatened with a shot gun and the raiders demanded money, they got away with small amount of cash and a mobile phone.

If you can assist the Gardai with their inquiries call Wicklow Gardai station at 0404 60140

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