Attempted robbery at Maugheraboy Post Office in Sligo

Two people attempted to rob a post office in Sligo town this afternoon.

It’s understood that beforehand, they tried to rob two people outside the post office.

The incident happened in Maugheraboy, near the Showgrounds.

Barry Whyte has this report from the scene in Maugheraboy:

Barry also spoke to local Sinn Fein Councillor Chris MacManus, who arrived on the scene: