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International Business Times
Pegida UK: Far-right group expect '100,000 on the streets' by end of year during Birmingham rally Pegida predict there will be 100,000 of their supporters marching through the s
Pegida UK: Far-right group expect '100,000 on the streets' by end of year during Birmingham rally
International Business Times / Posted 9 hours ago
Pegida predict there will be 100,000 of their supporters marching through the streets of Britain by the end of the year, as the group gathered for a rally in Birmingham. Around 200 members of the anti-Islamic group held a "silent walk" from... Read more
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express
UK’s top terrorism experts lead hunt for hoaxer after bomb threats to schools across world WORLD-renowned counter terrorism experts from the UK are leading the hunt for
UK’s top terrorism experts lead hunt for hoaxer after bomb threats to schools across world
express / Posted 10 hours ago
WORLD-renowned counter terrorism experts from the UK are leading the hunt for a hoax caller after a string of bomb threats were made to schools across the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Violent clashes break out as thousands take part in PEGIDA protestsA world divided: Violent clashes break out across the globe as thousands take t
Violent clashes break out as thousands take part in PEGIDA protests
Daily Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
A world divided: Violent clashes break out across the globe as thousands take to the streets in anti-Islam protests organised by far-right group PEGIDA Protesters have clashed with immigration supporters and police forces during planned far-right... Read more
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Express and Star
Government considers new 'zombie knives' law « Express & StarWest Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner has been leading a campaign against
Government considers new 'zombie knives' law « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 12 hours ago
West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner has been leading a campaign against the sale of the weapons which have names such as Head Splitter, Death Dagger and The Skinner. Next month he will meet with Home Office minister Karen Bradley MP to... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Taxi driver clue to Newham businessman’s murder in Birmingham Akhtar Javeed. Picture: West Midlands Police handout A taxi driver could hol
Taxi driver clue to Newham businessman’s murder in Birmingham
Newham Recorder / Posted 13 hours ago
Akhtar Javeed. Picture: West Midlands Police handout A taxi driver could hold the key to the murder of a Newham businessman who was shot dead during a raid on his Birmingham... Read more
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birminghammail
Jailed in January: See our gallery of criminals locked-up this monthThe Birmingham Mail is naming and shaming criminals convicted of serious offenc
Jailed in January: See our gallery of criminals locked-up this month
birminghammail / Posted 15 hours ago
The Birmingham Mail is naming and shaming criminals convicted of serious offences. We are publishing an online gallery of offenders who have been convicted and jailed by our courts in January. They include the two teenagers who stabbed a Polish man... Read more
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express
Jeremy Corbyn tries to stop Pegida UK march by telling group to instead have a CUP OF TEA JEREMY Corbyn has joined forces with church leaders across the UK to oppose a
Jeremy Corbyn tries to stop Pegida UK march by telling group to instead have a CUP OF TEA
express / Posted 16 hours ago
JEREMY Corbyn has joined forces with church leaders across the UK to oppose a march by "anti-extremism" group Pegida. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has called... Read more
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guardian-series
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
guardian-series / Posted 16 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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Gazette News
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
Gazette News / Posted 16 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
Croydon Guardian / Posted 16 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 17 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 17 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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Northern Echo
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeIn a statement released through West Midlands Police, the family said he was "a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
Northern Echo / Posted 17 hours ago
In a statement released through West Midlands Police, the family said he was "an honest man who valued his family more than anything else". They added: "Please help bring closure to our family and justice for him. He was cruelly taken away from us... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
Kingston Guardian / Posted 17 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
Oxford Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
Streatham Guardian / Posted 17 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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Bury Times
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
Bury Times / Posted 17 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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Gazette
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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Harrow Times
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
Harrow Times / Posted 17 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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This is West Country
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
This is West Country / Posted 17 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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Bolton News
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
Bolton News / Posted 17 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 17 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probeDetectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham a
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 17 hours ago
Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead in Birmingham are trying to track down a taxi driver spotted near the scene. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor... Read more
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Express and Star
Man dies and another arrested after altercation outside pub « Express & StarThe 61-year-old was confirmed dead at the scene outside the Queens Head pub in
Man dies and another arrested after altercation outside pub « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 18 hours ago
The 61-year-old was confirmed dead at the scene outside the Queens Head pub in West Bromwich at around 11pm last night. A 46-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter and is currently in police custody. A post mortem will take... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe « Shropshire StarAkhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 19 hours ago
Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor Direct Source 3 at a warehouse in Birmingham. Relatives have described him as a "loving" family man and pleaded for anyone with information to... Read more
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Express and Star
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe « Express & StarAkhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 19 hours ago
Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down on Wednesday evening as masked men tried to rob his drinks distributor Direct Source 3 at a warehouse in Birmingham. Relatives have described him as a "loving" family man and pleaded for anyone with information to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe Akhtar Javeed, 56, was shot dead during an attempted armed robbery at Direct
Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 hours ago
Akhtar Javeed, 56, was shot dead during an attempted armed robbery at Direct Source 3 Ltd in the Digbeth area of Birmingham Detectives investigating the murder of a company boss shot dead... Read more
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Express and Star
1,800 offences from Facebook stalkers in the West Midlands « Express & StarCrimes included disclosure of private, sexual photographs and films, racially a
1,800 offences from Facebook stalkers in the West Midlands « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 23 hours ago
Crimes included disclosure of private, sexual photographs and films, racially and religiously aggravated harassment, stalking involving fear of violence, serious alarm or distress and breaches of restraining orders. The figures, which have been... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Home of notorious tax fraudster to be sold after he refuses to pay back £2.2mKnown as 'The General' in criminal circles, Khan was due for release this April
Home of notorious tax fraudster to be sold after he refuses to pay back £2.2m
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
Known as 'The General' in criminal circles, Khan was due for release this April, but will now face more years behind bars after defaulting on the Proceeds of Crime (POC) order. Last year Khan faced the POC hearing and was ordered to pay back... Read more
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express
Jeremy Corbyn joins forces with church leaders to oppose latest Pegida UK march JEREMY Corbyn has joined forces with church leaders across the UK to oppose a
Jeremy Corbyn joins forces with church leaders to oppose latest Pegida UK march
express / Posted yesterday
JEREMY Corbyn has joined forces with church leaders across the UK to oppose a march by "anti-extremism" group Pegida. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has called for the... Read more
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International Business Times
Pegida UK: Hundreds attend Birmingham Central Mosque in opposition to Tommy Robinson's anti-Islam march Police have warned protesters attending an anti-Islam march through Birmingham
Pegida UK: Hundreds attend Birmingham Central Mosque in opposition to Tommy Robinson's anti-Islam march
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Police have warned protesters attending an anti-Islam march through Birmingham on Saturday 6 February it will "come down hard" on any troublemakers, as hundreds attended the city's main mosque on Friday (5 February) to urge people not to attend. Some... Read more
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Express and Star
£2m tax dodging businessman who built Buckingham Palace-style mansion « Express & StarMohammed Suleman Khan was handed a four year sentence in April 2014 after West
£2m tax dodging businessman who built Buckingham Palace-style mansion « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted yesterday
Mohammed Suleman Khan was handed a four year sentence in April 2014 after West Midlands Police discovered he had cheated the taxman out of around £450,000, after claiming he earned less than £40,000 a year in a bid to avoid tax and national insurance... Read more
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Express and Star
Four arrested in dawn raids following clash between Walsall and Blackpool football fans « Express & StarPolice were called to High Street, Walsall at around 2pm on Saturday, January 2
Four arrested in dawn raids following clash between Walsall and Blackpool football fans « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted yesterday
Police were called to High Street, Walsall at around 2pm on Saturday, January 23, after trouble broke out shortly before the Walsall v Blackpool match. A 16-year-old was arrested from an address on Pinson Road, Willenhall and two 17-year-olds were... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Family leads tributes to East Ham businessman killed in armed raid Akhtar Javeed. Picture: West Midlands Police handout The family of a man sho
Family leads tributes to East Ham businessman killed in armed raid
Newham Recorder / Posted yesterday
Akhtar Javeed. Picture: West Midlands Police handout The family of a man shot dead in an armed warehouse raid have led tributes to a “hard-working, loving father” who would always... Read more
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birminghammail
PC who used 'excessive force' during pub violence sackedA police constable who was convicted of assault after shoving a drinker so hard
PC who used 'excessive force' during pub violence sacked
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
A police constable who was convicted of assault after shoving a drinker so hard that he fell and cracked his head on the pavement has been sacked by West Midlands Police for gross misconduct. The officer had denied the charge, but was found guilty... Read more
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birminghammail
Off sick WPC in shop lifting spree including £30 kitchen cabinet from IkeaA police officer who stole a £30 kitchen cabinet from Ikea and food from Asda a
Off sick WPC in shop lifting spree including £30 kitchen cabinet from Ikea
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
A police officer who stole a £30 kitchen cabinet from Ikea and food from Asda after she had called in sick has been sacked. Gemma Talbot, who managed dangerous sexual offenders in the forces public protection unit, was dismissed without notice at a... Read more
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Express and Star
Family of drinks boss shot dead in attempted warehouse robbery pay tribute to 'loving father and grandfather' « Express & StarThe family of a drinks company boss who was shot dead during an attempted robbe
Family of drinks boss shot dead in attempted warehouse robbery pay tribute to 'loving father and grandfather' « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted yesterday
The family of a drinks company boss who was shot dead during an attempted robbery at warehouse have paid tribute to him and appealed for anyone with information on the fatal shooting to come forward. Akhtar Javeed, aged 56, was killed as masked men... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Upton Park businessman killed during Birmingham warehouse robbery Akhtar Javeed. Picture: West Midlands Police handout A man shot dead during
Upton Park businessman killed during Birmingham warehouse robbery
Newham Recorder / Posted yesterday
Akhtar Javeed. Picture: West Midlands Police handout A man shot dead during an armed raid on his firm’s Birmingham warehouse has been named as Akhtar Javeed from Upton Park. The... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bidA major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bid
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
A major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed raid on his drinks delivery firm's warehouse. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was tied up with three colleagues by two masked robbers, before he was led away and shot after they... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bidA major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bid
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
A major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed raid on his drinks delivery firm's warehouse. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was tied up with three colleagues by two masked robbers, before he was led away and shot after they... Read more
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guardian-series
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bidA major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bid
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
A major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed raid on his drinks delivery firm's warehouse. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was tied up with three colleagues by two masked robbers, before he was led away and shot after they... Read more
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Harrow Times
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bidA major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bid
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
A major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed raid on his drinks delivery firm's warehouse. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was tied up with three colleagues by two masked robbers, before he was led away and shot after they... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bidA major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bid
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
A major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed raid on his drinks delivery firm's warehouse. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was tied up with three colleagues by two masked robbers, before he was led away and shot after they... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bid « Shropshire StarAkhtar Javeed, 56, was tied up with three colleagues by two masked robbers, bef
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bid « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
Akhtar Javeed, 56, was tied up with three colleagues by two masked robbers, before he was led away and shot after they demanded keys to a safe, according to reports. He was pronounced dead after being found in the street outside his business in... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bidA major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bid
Kingston Guardian / Posted yesterday
A major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed raid on his drinks delivery firm's warehouse. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was tied up with three colleagues by two masked robbers, before he was led away and shot after they... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bidA major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bid
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
A major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed raid on his drinks delivery firm's warehouse. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was tied up with three colleagues by two masked robbers, before he was led away and shot after they... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bidA major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bid
Streatham Guardian / Posted yesterday
A major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed raid on his drinks delivery firm's warehouse. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was tied up with three colleagues by two masked robbers, before he was led away and shot after they... Read more
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Bury Times
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bidA major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed
Police hunt masked gunmen after drinks company boss shot dead in robbery bid
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
A major manhunt is under way after a businessman was shot dead during an armed raid on his drinks delivery firm's warehouse. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was tied up with three colleagues by two masked robbers, before he was led away and shot after they... Read more
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