[08 JAN 01]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Gun Man Holds Up
shopkeeper was threatened with a gun in a rapid armed robbery at a
attack happened on Friday at 5.40pm at Frazier Wines in Stratford
Road, Wootton Wawen.
red car pulled up outside the shop and a man with a stocking over
his head got out and entered the building.
pointed a grey gun at the shopkeeper and stole money from the
till. The man then got back into the car and it drove off.
offender was wearing an anorak with a pouch in the front, into
which he put the money.
car, a red Vauxhall Cavalier, was later found abandoned at the
Reservoir Hotel in Earlswood. It had been stolen from Birmingham
earlier that day.
witnesses should call DS Richard Long at Alcester police station
on 01926 415000.