Gardaí investigating attempted armed robbery in Cavan town

Gardaí in Cavan are investigating an attempted armed robbery in the town yesterday.

Gardaí say a man entered the Fresh Today shop on the Dublin road at around 7pm.

He was armed with a knife and demanded money but Gardaí say he left the business empty handed.

They say he was wearing a grey tracksuit bottoms and grey jumper at the time.

They’re appealing for anyone who was in the area at the time and witnessed the incident to get in touch with Cavan Garda Station on 049-436 8800.