Scooter gang’s watch shop raid

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ROB­BERS armed with ham­mers and knives rode in to a de­signer watch shop on scoot­ers and made off with a huge haul of ex­pen­sive items.

The group en­tered Watches of Switzer­land on Lon­don’s Re­gent Street yes­ter­day morn­ing.

One man was ar­rested, but Scot­land Yard is still hunt­ing oth­ers who are thought to have fled the scene on an­other scooter.

One aban­doned moped was left ly­ing on its side in the doorway of the shop, while an­other lay fallen on the road.

Staff were still in the build­ing hours af­ter the at­tack, while the Met’s Fly­ing Squad in­ves­ti­gated.

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