[02 MAR 01]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Woman Grabs Blade
From Street Attacker
Coventry woman grabbed a knife from a man who was threatening her
and demanding money in a city street.
50-year-old was approached in Broomfield Place, Earlsdon, at
9.15pm yesterday by a man wielding a 10-inch carving knife.
demanded money, but she said they she didnít have any.
woman was wearing thick sheepskin gloves and she grabbed the end
of the knife and tried to take it away from him.
man pulled back and ran off empty-handed.
is white, slim, 5ft 6ins, and has a thin face, which had stubble
on it. He is in his early 20s and was wearing a black jacket, a
hat, dark tracksuit bottoms with a white stripe down the side.
should call 024 7653 9030.