Northern Ireland

Man held after Larne fast food outlet armed robbery

A man has been arrested after an armed robbery in Larne, County Antrim.

It happened at a fast food outlet on Doric Way at about 01:10 BST on Sunday.

Two masked men, one carrying a hammer and one with a suspected gun, entered through the back door and threatened staff before escaping with cash.

A 33-year-old man was arrested a short time later. He was subsequently released on police bail pending further enquiries.

Police have appealed for anyone with information to contact them.