Olympic Torch Grabbed In Coventry

Two children in Coventry breached security cordon and tried to snatch the Olympic Flame from a Torchbearer this morning

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Olympic torch snatched in Coventry

Two children have breached the cordon and tried to snatch the Olympic flame off a torchbearer in Coventry this morning.

It happened at about twenty past seven as a group of five NHS workers were running in tandem through the city.

Two boys dressed in black weren't spotted by security and attempted to grab the torch, before they were ushered away by police.

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