Russian shop assistants fight robber armed with gun and GRENADE after throwing away firearm
Store employees fight robber armed with a gun and a GRENADE after grabbing his firearm and spraying him with a fire extinguisher in a Russian mobile phone shop
- Female phone shop manager grabbed the arm of the thief in St. Petersburg, Russia
- The robber stormed the store with a gun and grenade before he was disarmed
- A male shop assistant emptied a fire extinguisher in his face and a chair was thrown
- The police searched the car of the arrested man and found a series of real and fake weapons
Hero sales personnel fought back when a masked robber waved a gun and grenade and stormed his cell phone store.
A 29-year-old woman manager seized the intruder’s weapon and can be seen in dramatic CCTV images pointing the weapon at him in the store in the Russian city of St. Petersburg.
The armed robber then threatened them with a grenade, but a male shop assistant emptied a fire extinguisher on the intruder while a desk chair was also thrown at him in the midst of chaos.
An armed robber was captured on CCTV and aimed a gun at store staff in a telephone store in St. Petersburg, Russia, last Wednesday
The female store manager was able to take the intruder’s weapon and aimed it at the armed robber while her colleague sprayed it with a fire extinguisher
At the start of the video released today, the robber can enter the store last Wednesday and aim a gun at two employees behind the counter.
They both dived away when the robber gestured that they should go to the cash register.
He aimed a Taser at the store employees before he made sure that the store door was closed.
The store manager could then be seen with the gun after he took it away from him and she aimed it at the thief when he waved the Taser at her.
When the robber fetched a grenade, the male shop assistant released a fire extinguisher in his face.
An unnamed 40-year-old man (left) was arrested by the police after attempting to raid a mobile phone shop (right the damage after a chair was thrown and a fire extinguisher was sprayed)
A male employee unleashed a fire extinguisher at the armed robber after he waved a grenade at employees
Russian police said officers found a series of fake and real weapons when they searched the car of a 40-year-old man
The robber stepped back and the female manager then aimed the gun at him while her colleague continued to smoke the robber and the fire extinguisher waved at him.
A struggle broke out and a desk chair was hurled at the intruder.
The robber fled the store without the smartphones and the money he wanted to steal.
Shop staff had activated a hidden alarm button and the police arrived shortly afterwards to detain the 40-year-old.
Police and Russian national guards searched his car made in China and found a range of weapons, some genuine, while others were fake, officers said.
A decision must be made on charges against the man, the police said.
Cash and a gun were found on the floor of the cell phone shop after the St Petersburg raid
A desk chair was also seen on CCTV that was thrown at the intruder by a male shop assistant