Moped gang armed with machetes raid jewellers shop

A woman speaking to police on the phone said: “Quickly, they have a knife . Yes, they went inside, they have a knife.”A Metropolitan Police spokesperson said that the first man arrested “has been taken to hospital to be treated for a minor injury”. Moped gang rob jewellery shop on Maida Vale London just now, attacking passing pedestrians.— moj. (@MojAlHoseine) May 20, 2019 Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. Three men were arrested following a daylight burglary at a jewellers in Maida Vale .Dressed in black and riding scooters, the group of men were seen pulling up outside Amir Jewellery in Maida Vale, north London, before smashing their way into the shop.Members of the public desperately chased two of the attackers who were on foot as they brandished foot-long machetes this afternoon. One managed to tackle a man to the floor before police came to arrest him. Two others were detained by armed police at Camden Market two miles away. Footage posted to Twitter of the crime occurring shows men, dressed all in black with black helmets on, targeting Amir Gold Ltd. read more