We need your help now

Support from readers like you keeps The Journal open.

You are visiting us because we have something you value. Independent, unbiased news that tells the truth. Advertising revenue goes some way to support our mission, but this year it has not been enough.

If you've seen value in our reporting, please contribute what you can, so we can continue to produce accurate and meaningful journalism. For everyone who needs it.

Google Street View

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to Dublin 4 post office robbery

A man fled on a silver moped after stealing what gardaí call “a substantial amount of cash”.

GARDAÍ IN DUBLIN are investigating an armed robbery which occurred at a post office in Woodbine Park, Donnybrook, Dublin 4, at around 9.15am yesterday.

A lone suspect, armed with what appeared to be a handgun, entered the post office, threatened staff and customers and stole what gardaí are calling “a substantial amount of cash”.

The suspect left the scene on a silver coloured moped in the direction of the N11/UCD.

Nobody was injured in the robbery.

The suspect is described as being male, between 5′ 6″ and 5′ 10″ in height, of slim build, wearing a white full-face motorcycle helmet, a black motorcycle waterproofs and gloves.

Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have observed this silver moped or the above described male in the Woodbine/N11/UCD flyover area, prior to or after this incident yesterday morning.

They want anyone who may have information pertaining to this incident to contact the Gardaí at Donnybrook 01-6669200, the Garda Confidential Line 1800-666-111 or any Garda Station.

Read: Commissioner confirms Love/Hate garda to face inquiry

Read: Gardaí seize gun and arrest man after late-night Dublin fight

Readers like you are keeping these stories free for everyone...
A mix of advertising and supporting contributions helps keep paywalls away from valuable information like this article. Over 5,000 readers like you have already stepped up and support us with a monthly payment or a once-off donation.

Your Voice
Readers Comments
    Submit a report
    Please help us understand how this comment violates our community guidelines.
    Thank you for the feedback
    Your feedback has been sent to our team for review.