A shop worker was hospitalised following an attempted robbery in Dublin city last night.
The alarm was raised after reports of an incident at the shop on Clanbrassil Street in Dublin 8 shortly before 8pm.
It’s understood a man entered the store and threatened a staff member at knife point before leaving on-foot empty handed.
The shop worker, who is his in 20s, was injured during the course of the incident and taken to hospital for treatment to an apparent laceration. Gardaí say his injuries are not life threatening.
No arrests have been made and enquiries are ongoing.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Kevin Street Garda station 01 666 9400.