Police are yet to identify the perpetrators.

Two women were attacked with mace at a robbery in Irish town Athlone.

A customer and a member of staff had to be treated in hospital this weekend following a raid on a jewellery retailer in Athlone, Co Westmeath, Ireland.

The two women were attacked on Saturday at the shop on Mardyke Street by raiders armed with mace spray.


The robbers escaped with an undisclosed amount of jewellery. It has not yet been confirmed which at which store the robbery took place.