Two men who attacked a 65-year-old woman with a meat cleaver as they attempted to rob the shop she was working in in North Devon have today been sentenced.
Lee Prowse who asked for 15 other offences to be taken into consideration was jailed for seven years. While Jamie Latta was given a six year sentence.
Richard Lawrence was at Exeter Crown Court:
Detective Inspector Dave Atkinson from Devon and Cornwall Police is appealing for information about two men who robbed a garage at knifepoint.
CCTV footage shows the men threaten Trude Mian with a meat cleaver and a kitchen knife before stealing around £50.
You can watch the CCTV footage here.
A woman who was attacked with a meat cleaver at a garage shop in North Devon has described how she fought back and finished up chasing her attackers out of the store.
Trude Mian says she was frightened but her anger drove her to act.
She said she'd like to thank the police for their care and compassion after the attack and is hoping their appeal with find the attackers
Devon and Cornwall Police have released this CCTV footage of a knife point robbery in Braunton. Two men threatened Trude Mian with a meat cleaver and kitchen knife.