Man jailed for dog walker robbery

This is Ameral Hare. He's been jailed for eight years for violently assaulting a woman in Birmingham last May.

The woman, aged 63, was walking her dog on Kineton Road when Hare spotted her.

Ameral Hare
Ameral Hare has been jailed for eight years.

He launched a vicious attack in order to steal her handbag. She was thrown to the floor and kicked in the face causing her to lose some teeth.

The handbag contained a torch and poo bags for her dog.

Our detectives were able to work out that Hare actually drove past the woman first in a blue Vauxhall Corsa. He turned the car around and pulled over before jumping out and launching the attack

CCTV of the car and footage from a ring doorbell camera helped us to identify Hare as a suspect.

Hare, aged 43, of no fixed address, tried to say that he’d lent the car to a friend in order to trick us into believing he wasn’t responsible - but his story simply didn’t add up.

He was found guilty following a trial at Birmingham Crown Court last Tuesday (16 November) and was jailed for eight years.

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