Gold robber thwarted by taxi driver
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Gold robbery thwarted by taxi driver in Manchester

A man who wrestled a woman in her 70s to the ground in an attempt to steal three gold bangles was thwarted by a taxi driver.

Police have released CCTV footage of the attempted robbery which happened in Wilbraham Road in Fallowfield, Manchester, on 9 May.

The woman was checking her wheelie bin when she was jumped on by the man who was chased away by the taxi driver.

  • 29 May 2019