Gardaí in Portlaoise are appealing for information following an armed raid at the Campus Spar shop on the Mountmellick Road, Portlaoise yesterday evening.
A masked armed man entered the shop at around 7pm on Tuesday evening. He appeared to be armed with a handgun.
The raider threatened two members of staff, before making off with a quantity of cash.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the incident.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Portlaoise Gardaí at 057 8674100.