Tipton wig-wearing pawnbroker robbers hunted
- 23 February 2013
- From the section Birmingham & Black Country
Three robbers wearing long, black, curly wigs stole cash and thousands of pounds worth of jewellery from a West Midlands pawnbrokers.
Police have now released CCTV of the moment the men jumped over the counter of the H and T Pawnbrokers in Great Bridge, Tipton, on Monday afternoon.
They filled several bags with jewellery and cash before running out of the shop and driving off in a grey Volvo C30.
The car was later found by police burnt out in Jonah Close, Tipton.
Det Con Ryan Matthews, from West Midlands Police, said: "The three robbers were wearing unusual wigs and had covered their faces in an attempt to disguise themselves.
"However, someone may recognise the suspects in the CCTV images."