Detectives in Omagh are appealing for information following the report of a robbery of a cash in transit van at Tattymoyle Road in Fintona on Saturday 8th August.

Detective Sergeant Brian Reid said: “It was reported that just after 1pm this afternoon, a male wearing a Halloween type mask and armed with a suspected firearm, threatened a security operative as he approached an ATM machine and made off with a cash box. The male got into the passenger seat of a waiting black coloured VW Golf car, with partial registration DV08, and made off from the scene. The car was located on fire nearby at Barr Road a short time later. The security operative was left deeply shocked following the incident but was not physically injured.

“Anyone with any information about this incident or who may be able to help with our investigation, is asked to call detectives in Omagh on the non-emergency number 101 quoting reference number 940 08/08/20, or submit a report online using our non-emergency reporting form via You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at