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Mrs Mop turns tables on robbers

A Romanian Mrs Mop who wrestled a crowbar from two crooks and used it to beat them over the head until they fled is to get a bravery award after her efforts were recorded on CCTV.

Nicoleta Hurjui, 38, who had been cleaning at the bar in Suceava, eastern Romania, in the early hours of the morning said: "I heard a noise and when I opened the door I saw two men in the hall with a crowbar. I grabbed it and started hitting them with it. I got in a few good blows before they ran off."

Police are now hunting the pair using the CCTV images caught on tape, and say the plan to give the cleaner a bravery award.

A spokesman for Suceava police said: "We don't usually encourage have a go heroes but on the tape you can see the thieves will think twice before doing it again."

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