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Gardai appeal for witnesses to armed robbery in Waterford

Waterford GardaΓ­ are investigating after an armed robbery took place in the city yesterday evening.

A man, armed with a knife and wearing a black hoodie and a balaclava, entered a petrol station on the Park Road at about a quarter to 9.

He made off on foot with a sum of money.

Speaking to WLR News, Sergeant Dave Butler is urging anyone with information to get in touch.

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"Thankfully, nobody was injured in the incident. However, Gardai in Waterford are investigating the incident and seeking assistance. We'd like to speak to anyone who was in the Park Road area between 8:30 and 9pm and noted anything suspicious. We would ask those people to please come forward and contact us at Waterford Garda Station on 051 305 300 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111."

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