CCTV: Bookies Robbery At Knifepoint

13 August 2013, 09:27

CCTV of two men who stole thousands of pounds from a city centre bookmakers last month has been released by police in an effort to identify them.

The pair approached the counter at Ladbrokes on Edgbaston Street, Birmingham just before 10pm on Thursday 18 July and, armed with a knife, forced the male cashier into a back room to open the safe.

Robbery at bookiesThe suspects then kicked and punched the man before making off with around £5,000.

DC Darren Wilkie, leading the investigation, said: "These men used a weapon to threaten the victim before subjecting him to an physical assault which resulted in his nose being broken.

"These images clearly show the faces of the men we want to speak to in connection with this robbery and we would urge anyone who knows their identity to come forward with that information."

Anyone with information should contact DC Wilkie on 101. Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 to give information anonymously

Shawn Mendes Jingle Bell Ball 2016

Watch ALL The Live Performances From The Jingle Bell Ball 2016

Liam Payne & Cheryl Baby

Liam Payne's Sister Speaks Out After New Pics Appear To Confirm Cheryl Pregnancy Rumours

Leigh-Anne Pinnock joins Snapchat

80+ Of The Best Popstars You Should Have On Snapchat

My Capital App

Want To Control The Music On Capital? Now You Can With Our New App!