Northern Ireland

Shotgun used in Lurgan shop raid

Two men, one of them armed with a shotgun, have robbed a shop in Lurgan.

Shortly after 1500 GMT the pair, who were masked, entered the premises at Drumlin Drive and stole cash before escaping on foot.

In a separate incident, a man armed with a hammer robbed an off-licence in west Belfast.

It happened on the Ballygomartin Road shortly before 1500 GMT on Sunday. The robber, who wore a scarf across his face, stole cigarettes and alcohol.