[01 MAR 01]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Spree Hits City
spree of violent robberies hit Coventry yesterday, with shops and
clubs being targeted by armed crooks.
security guards were attacked in separate incidents at superstores
in the west of the city.
made off with £19,000 in one of the robberies, while a guard was
sprayed with CS gas in another.
was beaten unconscious and tied up by robbers who raided the safe
at a Coventry club early this morning.
And a man
attacked a Coventry shop assistant yesterday before snatching
money and phonecards out of a till.
[01 MAR 01]: ARMED ROBBERS
ESCAPE WITH £19,000
SEE [01 MAR 01]: CITY GUARD
ATTACKED BY ARMED ROBBER
SEE [01 MAR 01[: COVENTRY CLUB
WORKER BEATEN BY ROBBERS
SEE [01 MAR 01]: SHOP ASSISTANT
ASSAULTED BY CITY THIEF