Pregnant woman threatened with a baseball bat

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A heavily pregnant woman has described the terrifying moment she fought off an armed man who was trying to rob her Kirkby shop.

Brave Rajvir Uppa (24) said she feared for the lift of her baby as she refused to give in to the demands of the masked man who was armed with a baseball bat.

The heroic shopkeeper, who is 35 weeks pregnant, was alone behind the counter at the Johal off licence and general store on Park Street when the man burst in and confronted her.


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