A man in his 30s has been arrested following an aggravated robbery at a business in Castlebar last night.
A convenience store on Davitts Terrace was robbed by a man armed with a knife at approximately 9pm. No-one was injured in the incident.
The culprit fled the scene on foot, and tobacco products valued at around €500 were stolen.
Gardai have confirmed to Midwest News that a man was arrested this afternoon in connection with the crime, and is being detained at Castlebar Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act.