[21 FEB 01]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Gun And Knife Threat
At City Newsagents
woman was threatened with a gun and a knife before being dragged
by her hair and forced to hand over money at the Coventry
newsagents where she worked.
opened up at GT News in Hipswell Highway, Wyken, at 4.45am on
Monday and went to the back of the building to collect the
men were waiting for her and grabbed her. One was armed with a
hand gun, the other had a knife.
dragged the victim back into the shop and forced her to hand over
cash before leaving.
first man is white, in his mid-20s, stocky build and wore a
balaclava and dark trousers, a dark top and gloves.
accomplice is mixed race is in his early 20s and wore a dark
maroon hooded jacket, a dark blue scarf and dark jeans.
should call detectives on 024 7653 9040.