Garage owner tackles armed robbers

Two armed robbers are starting jail sentences tonight after their raid on the filling station at Clifton in Bedfordshire. They left with £600, but a garage owner was determined to make sure they didn't get away without a struggle.

Armed robbers jailed for Clifton petrol station attack

It's the tale of the garage owner who tackled an armed robber as he tried to grab the contents of her till.

Tonight career criminal Manny Buckland and his accomplice Stuart Battams are starting jail sentences after their raid on the filling station at Clifton in Bedfordshire.

They got away with around £600 and six bottles of spirits, but garage owner Rasika Yakanwala didn't let them get away without a struggle.

Click below to watch a report from ITV News Anglia's Matthew Hudson