Gardaí have arrested two people in Dublin following an aggravated burglary in Terenure on Wednesday.
Two masked raiders gained entry to a house by smashing a downstairs window and threatening the male occupant at approximately 2am on Wednesday - writes independent.ie.
The male occupant received a minor injury to the face.
Gardaí report that during the course of the night the injured party was taken to an ATM and forced to withdraw a sum of money.
Later in the morning he was taken from his home to a bank and forced to withdraw a substantial sum of money.
A 27-year-old male and 24-year-old female were arrested in connection with the investigation in Dublin city centre yesterday evening following the search of a house.
They are being questioned under section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act.
A substantial sum of cash has also been recovered.
Gardaí say investigations are ongoing.
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