CCTV of man hitting thief with plate
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Pizza chefs fight off armed robbers with plates

Staff at a pizzeria in Italy have successfully fended off would-be robbers - despite being held up at gun point.

The take-away shop in Ruvo di Puglia, released CCTV footage of the attack which took place on Monday.

Members of staff hit their attackers with plates and snatched back the till, while their assailants repeatedly attempted to fire their gun.

Both thieves were arrested shortly afterwards.

  • 09 Sep 2014
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