A man from Bath is being hailed as a hero for tackling an armed robber at his workplace. Gary Beck hurled a fire extinguisher at the gunman to try to stop him. The raider ran off and Gary chased after him, despite coming face-to-face with the gun. He's been telling his story to Wesley Smith.
Grandfather Gary Beck chased an armed robber who had held up a Bath taxi office with a handgun. Mr Beck also threw a bin and fire extinguisher at him. The robber has not yet been found.