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Police held at gunpoint

Title
Police held at gunpoint
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1986
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Duration
00:03:22
Description
Police were called to Piccadilly after two of their officers were held at gunpoint by 2 Irish men and an English driver in a car. Chief Superintendent Tony Stevens speaks about the incident and appeals for lawyer Peter Denby to come forward- he is believed to be the driver but made a call to Harvey Proctor MP saying he was in fear of his life. Female reporter not identified.
Contributors
Tony Stevens
Keywords
London; Crime; Terrorism; Police; Policemen; Harvey Proctor; Peter Denby

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