Gardai in Monaghan are are investigating a smash and grab style robbery at a jewellers in Castleblayney over the weekend.
The incident happened on Saturday (29th December) afternoon when two men entered the Jeweller.
One of the= men distracted the shop assistant while the other smashed a display case and escaped with jewellery thought to be worth several thousand euro.
It’s believed that the car used by the men to make their escape was driven in the direction of the border. No one was injured in the incident.