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CD FIT - robbery and unlawful seizure of a vehicle on the 2/10/12 at Temple Street, Dublin 1.

CD FIT - 23.10.12

The Gardaí at Mountjoy Garda Station are investigating a robbery from the person and an unlawful seizure of a vehicle that occurred on Tuesday, the 2nd October 2012 at Temple Street, Dublin 1.

Between 9pm and 9.15pm a woman was parking her car, a red Mercedes Benz, registration number 08 D 72887, on Temple Street.  Once parked the woman got out of her car and went to the boot to get something from it.  As she was closing the boot, a male approached her from across the road and immediately threatened her.  The woman was pushed to the ground and the man grabbed her handbag and car keys from her.  He immediately got into her car and drove at speed in the direction of Great Denmark Street.

This man is described as being in his late twenties or early thirties, five foot six inches in height and spoke with a Dublin accent.

Gardaí at Mountjoy Garda Station are investigating                       Telephone 01 666 8600