Woman describes moment she was attacked by robbers with a meat cleaver

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

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Meat cleaver robbers jailed

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.