Gardai in Ballinasloe are appealing for information regarding a black BMW 645 Series convertible, with a possible registration number beginning with 07 MO, which was involved in a robbery yesterday [Thursday] morning.
The incident occurred at a filling station on the Athlone Road, Ballinasloe at approximately 5.10am on Thursday.
A number of armed and masked males entered the premises and proceeded to threaten staff and customers. They made their escape with some cash, and no one was injured in the incident. The men made their getaway in the vehicle in the direction of the old Dublin Road.
Anyone who may have information in relation to the vehicle or the robbery should contact the incident room at Ballinasloe on (090 ) 9631890 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.