Cops, robbers in late night shoot-out

Police and robbery suspects were involved in a shoot-out on Friday night
Police and robbery suspects were involved in a shoot-out on Friday night

A search is underway for two suspects involved in a shoot-out with police on Friday night.

This follows an armed robbery at a North End business at about 9pm.

The robbers fled in a minibus and were spotted along the M4 by Flying Squad police officers who gave chase all the way to Wells Estate.

The getaway vehicle was abandoned near Trucker’s Inn and the suspects ran off into the bushes.

A police helicopter was dispatched and they spotted two of the robbers running in the bushes.

A shoot-out ensued and two robbers were wounded.

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