A jeweller has escaped without injury after being attacked with a sledgehammer during a robbery.
The attack happened at around 4:30pm on Saturday 8th December at Davand Jewellers on Bearwood Road, Bearwood.
The four men got away with tens of thousands of pounds worth of stock.
The victim was lucky to have got away with relatively minor injuries following what was an extremely nasty attack. There was no need for the level of violence used.
More top news
The country is generally seen as a safe place and experts today said incidents like the death of backpacker Mia Ayliffe-Chung were rare.
Fine and dry, with warm sunny spells on Wednesday.
A dry and fine day. Some thundery rain possible later.