Would be thieves arrested as patrolling officers disturb Northfield robbery


Three would be thieves were thwarted by patrolling officers from West Midlands Police when they attempted to steal from a man in Northfield high street this afternoon. 

Officers were quick to act when they spotted a man being robbed by three male offenders.

After being disturbed by the officers, the three fled the scene and two were arrested following a footchase.

The third offender was arrested in Bristol Road South by Northfield Shopping Centre after being spotted by the National Police Air Support helicopter trying to make off in a car.

Anyone who witnessed the attempted robbery is asked to contact West Midlands Police on Live Chat at www.west-midlands.police.uk (8am – midnight) or to call 101 any time. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or visit www.crimestoppers-uk.org Please quote log number 1645 of 20th October.

Image from @ResponseWMP 






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