Police are investigating the robbery of a tobacconist in Cranbrook earlier this morning.
Preliminary inquiries suggest at 12.45am, a man forced entry into the rear of a vacant shop on Ross Rive Road.
He then damaged an internal wall in order to gain entry to the store room of a tobacconist shop located next door.
The man, whose face was covered at the time, stole a quantity of cigarettes before leaving the scene.
Investigations are continuing.
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