Cop in Rolex robbers sting was wearing a genuine £45k watch

Four masked robbers left an undercover cop fearing for his life when they wrenched a £45,000 Rolex watch from his wrist, a court heard. Abdi Hassan, 19, Mohammed Khadir, 20, Minhaj Hussain, 19, and Faysal Jelali, 19, targeted the officer in Soho, central London, in the early hours of 24 September 2023. The officer, nicknamed ‘Baz’, was part of a Met Police operation set up to tackle the epidemic of luxury watch robberies in the capital, Southwark Crown Court heard….

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