Boy Threatened With Axe

A nine-year-old boy had an axe held to his neck by robbers who broke into his family's home on the outskirts of Birmingham.

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Full report: Police hunt for thieves who held an axe to a child's neck

Police are hunting an armed gang who held an axe to a nine-year-old boy's neck during a robbery in Birmingham.

The thieves smashed their way in to the property in Great Barr with sledgehammers and threatened the boy and other members of his family, before getting away with two of the family's cars.

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