Armed with an ax and a gun-like object, the raider robbed the bookmaker's office in the city of Maloyaroslavets, and then fled, forgetting the tool for cutting firewood at the crime scene.
The incident was filmed on a video surveillance camera. The footage published by the Interior Ministry of the Russian Federation shows how the robber smashed the glass with an ax, climbed over the bar, broke into the service area and took the contents of the cash register.
During the attack, an employee of the office unsuccessfully called for help from Arthur, probably a colleague, and then, when the raider was in close proximity, she armed herself with a cartridge from the printer and defended them like a shield.
The criminal soon disappeared, forgetting his ax and having lost part of the booty on the way. However, he was soon detained by police officers.
The raid was a 40-year-old native of one of the neighboring countries. He is currently in custody. A criminal case under article "Robbery".