Video: Red-faced security van driver sparks attack alert in Sheerness
Security van sounds alarm
in Sheerness High Street
by Lewis Dyson
Shoppers could have been forgiven for thinking this was the
scene of an armed raid in Sheerness High Street this morning.
An alarm was blasting from a security van while an automated
voice repeated: "Help! Help! Security vehicle under attack! Please
call the police!"
But passersby found no trace of robbers - just a red-faced
The man, who worked for a cash delivery service, had
locked himself out... with the keys inside.
When he tried to get back in at about 10am, he set off the alarm
and the warning was sounded.
The embarassed man was later seen waiting inside a Kent Police
4x4 vehicle waiting for a colleague to arrive so his van could be
Shoppers walk by as
security van sounds the alarm
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