Jewel thief behind bars

A man caught by members of the public has been sentenced for his role in a jewel robbery in Banbury.

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Jewel thief sentenced - full report

A man who was caught and pinned down by shoppers after robbing a jewellery shop has been jailed.

The thief was part of a gang of four who smashed their way into Michael Jones Jewellers in Banbury with hammers last September.

Today he was sentenced to five years and three months behind bars. Sion Donovan has the story and speaks to eyewitness John Lucas and Det Insp Mike Lynch.

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