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Pensioner dies after mugging

Title
Pensioner dies after mugging
Genre
Interview
TX Date
20 Dec 1994
Year of production
1994
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Duration
00:00:46
Description
Interview with Detective Chief Inspector Bill Hose, appealing for witnesses to the murder of a retired Salvation Army major. Leslie Watkinson was assaulted and robbed near to his home in Woods Road in Peckham. He collapsed and died soon after. Interviewer not heard.
Contributors
Bill Hose
Keywords
London; Crime; Elderly; Homicide; Personal safety; Robbery; Mugging; Pensioners (older people); Witnesses; Peckham; Leslie Watkinson; Older people

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