Bookies manager foils armed robbery

Published: 18 Jan 2012 13:30

AN unknown hoodlum attempted to rob an Ayr bookies with an imitation handgun.

Chief Inspector Neil Kerr is appealing for information on the person responsible

The robber was challenged by the manager of William Hill Bookmakers in Main Street, Ayr, who believed the gun was a fake, and luckily for him the suspect then ran off.

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