Security guard fights off man who tries to steal cash

Police are searching for this man after a security guard was attacked as he loaded cash into his van.

The man is wearing a fluorescent coat and what appears to be a mask.

He's seen sprinting up behind the guard and shoving him to one side.

The security guard is seen holding onto the handle of the van and swinging his heavy case at the man.

It happened outside Aldi in Great Barr at 10am on 4 November.

After the security guard fought him off, the man got away empty handed in a Silver Ford Mondeo.

Credit: West Midlands Police