Man with 'large knife' tried to rob fuel station

Gardai in Athy are probing an attempted robbery at a filling station in Athy. Staff said a man carrying a large knife entered the Amber Filling Station on the Stradbally Road at 9.20pm on Sunday evening. He threatened a staff member but left the scene empty handed when the member of staff fled. Anyone with information is asked to contact Athy Garda Station.

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