Two arrested following pharmacy robbery in Sligo

A man threatened staff at a pharmacy in Sligo Town with a suspected firearm

Two men have been arrested following a robbery in Sligo town. 

A man entered a pharmacy on Cranmore Road shortly before 11am with a suspected firearm.

He threatened staff and left with a quantity of drugs. 

Gardaí searched a house near the scene and arrested two men in their late 20s and early 30s. 

They are being held in Ballymote Garda Station. 

Anyone who may have witnessed the robbery is asked to contact Gardaí.