A man has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery of a shop in west Belfast.

The 22-year-old was arrested on Wednesday 28 February and remains in police custody at this time.

The robbery took place at a shop on Caffrey Avenue on around 9.30pm on Tuesday 27 February.

The man entered the shop and threatened a member of staff, demanding cigarette and money from the till.

He made off with a sum of cash and a quantity of cigarettes.