No customers were in the post-office at the time
An investigation is underway after a number of shots were fired during an armed robbery at a post office in Blackrock in Co. Dublin this afternoon.
The incident happened at half past two at Woodbine Park when a masked man entered the premises.
No customers were in the post-office at the time and the men fled on foot empty handed.
Gardaí say he was challenged by a male passer-by who received minor injuries and the suspect got away.
A handgun was recovered during the struggle.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Donnybrook Garda Station on 01-6669200.