In Normandy in the north of France a bar owner fought off an armed robber, staging a hold-up, using her handbag. The would-be robber came back but was then overpowered by customers in the café and it was all caught on CCTV.

France - bar foiled robbery: Café owner fights off gunman with her handbag

In Normandy in the north of France a bar owner fought off an armed robber, staging a hold-up, using her handbag. The would-be robber came back but was then overpowered by customers in the café and it was all caught on CCTV.