Brave bottle shop owner is left with chipped tooth, black eyes and broken ribs after chasing gang criminals who stole liquor from his store
- CCTV images show the moment when three men took bottles from a store
- The men went to Just Liquor Cellars in Ashfield, NSW around 9:45 PM on Sunday
- One man is seen as distracting employees while the other two go down the aisles
- They sweep a bottle of Hennessy and a bottle of Remy Martin before they walk outside
- Employee Nicholas Poon was bruised and battered after he chased them
A bottle store owner was left battered and bruised after chasing a group of thieves who allegedly wiped out two expensive bottles from his store.
Nicholas Poon, 30, worked at Just Liquor Cellars in Ashfield, NSW on Sunday evening when three men walked in to get their hands on the top shelf.
On images from CCTV one man is seen trying to divert his employees' attention to the counter while the other two make their way through an aisle.
They see a bottle of Hennessy and a bottle of Remy Martin grabbing from the fridge before he shamelessly walks out of the store.
CCTV images showed the moment one of the men tried to distract the employees from the bottle store while his two friends made their way through the aisle
The other two men see them walking outside with a bottle of Hennessy and a bottle of Remy Martin
NSW Police is now looking for four men and has released images of the suspects (photo)
Poon immediately takes the wind off their plan and is seen as she leaves the store to go after them.
He chased them along Liverpool Road before they were in the back of their flight car where he met a fourth man.
Poon told The Daily Telegraph he managed to get hold of one of the bottles before the men allegedly started threatening him and a fight started.
& # 39; They threatened to stab me and kill me; they couldn't scare me. Then a man in the front seat, drinking a bottle of Jack Daniels, got out and pulled me out of the car by the neck. & # 39;
The gang of men allegedly attacked Poon, leaving him with broken ribs, a chipped tooth, and two black eyes before he drove off.
Poon was taken to Concord Hospital, where he was treated for his injuries.
The store manager told the publication that he suspected there was something after someone asked him & # 39; stupid questions & # 39; began to argue when they entered the store.
They see their way through the register before they take off without paying
Poon immediately takes the wind off their plan and is seen as she leaves the store to go after them
& # 39; When his friends ran away with the bottles, he screamed out the street and said he hadn't taken a bottle. He said he did nothing wrong, & Seong Ko said.
NSW Police is now looking for four men and has released their photos.
Every man is described as of African descent.
It is believed that two are around 18 years old while the other two are around 20 years old.
Just Liquor Cellars in Ashfield, NSW
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