Shocking moment security guard attacked by robber hits back with his helmet


The incident, captured on CCTV, saw the 50-year-old guard taking his head protection off and attacking the suspect, who had pounced on him from behind, punching him in the face and stealing a cash delivery.

The suspect, who was wearing a coat with the hood up and had half of his face covered, was able to run off with the money from the post office in Hampstead High Street, London.

The security guard was treated in hospital for head and shoulder injuries.

If you have any information about the incident, which took place on Tuesday, February 16 at around 1.40pm, call the Metropolitan Police”s Flying Squad on 020 8785 8655 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.