Gardaí in Pearse Street are investigating an armed robbery in the city centre overnight.
Three men wearing balaclavas entered a hotel on Earlsfort Terrace and threatened staff at around 1am.
Two were armed with knives and the group left the scene with an undisclosed sum of money.
Nobody was seriously injured.
Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to contact officers in Pearse Street on 01-6669000.