Walthamstow cash-machine robbers filmed shooting security guard in the leg
John Simpson, Crime Correspondent
The two men have been linked to five robberies in east LondonScotland Yard
Police are hunting two armed robbers after at least five linked raids carried out as staff refilled cash machines. The pair have held up security guards at four locations in east London using guns, including a distinctive a silver self-loading pistol with a silencer. They disguised their faces with motorcycle helmets.
They are considered dangerous, having hit one guard with the butt of a gun and shot another in the leg when he refused to hand over cash. Scotland Yard’s Flying Squad has released closed-circuit television footage from the most recent raid, last May at the Nationwide Building Society in High Street, Walthamstow. The pair threatened two security guards who were refilling a cash machine.
When they were met with resistance, one of the suspects…
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