Gardaí are investigating an armed raid on a bookies in Dunshaughlin.
A lone raider entered the premises on Main Street around 5 pm yesterday.
He threatened staff with what is believed to have been a knife and escaped with a small amount of cash before fleeing the scene.
He ran towards Dunshaughlin Fire Station and then into the library car park.
Gardaí say he was wearing a black baseball hat, a black Nike zip top with long sleeves, grey shorts and white runners.
Anyone with information about the robbery is being asked to contact Ashbourne Garda Station on 01 8010600.