[16 JAN 01]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
And Kicked By Robber
manager of a restaurant was forced by an armed robber to empty a
safe before he was handcuffed and kicked.
attack took place at the Little Chef on Liveridge Hill near
Henley-in-Arden took place shortly after 6am yesterday.
21-year-old manager, who comes from the Rugby area, arrived at the
building and opened it up.
was confronted by a man with a stocking over his head and a
attacker forced the manager to open the safe and put money into a
than £1,000 was handed over and the attacker then pushed the
victim into the restaurant area and handcuffed him.
the manager was on the floor the attacker kicked him in the head.
are looking for a white man in his late 30s, 5ft 8ins, stocky
build. Hew as wearing a tracksuit top, blue bottoms and was
carrying a shot gun with a wooden handle around one-and-a-half
manager was treated for bruising and lacerations to his forehead.
who saw anything is urged to contact police at Leamington CID on