JUL 00] CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Armed Raid At Rainbows
A member of staff at a Coventry nightclub was tied up and threatened with a knife in an
armed raid last night.
Three men went into Rainbows, Short Street, about 11.30pm, and bound a 32-year-old man
who had a knife held in front of him.
A police spokeswoman said:
"The robbers held the weapon in front of the man and told him to get down. The man
was then tied up and the offenders fled with the cash."
Descriptions are vague, but one was said to be between 5ft 9in and 6ft tall, and of
broad build. He was with two other men. The amount of money stolen has not
Anyone with information should call Styvechale CID on 024 7653 9030 or Crimestoppers on