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Tourist murdered on Underground

Title
Tourist murdered on Underground
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
10 Dec 1988
Year of production
1988
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Duration
00:02:45
Description
Detectives are hunting two brutal killers who stabbed a youth to death on the London Underground at Holborn. The victim, a teenage tourist, had a knife plunged through his heart when he refused to hand over cash to the would be muggers. Detective Superintendent John Lewis comments on the crime and appeals for witnesses. Oni Bhattacharya reports.
Contributors
John Lewis; Oni Bhattacharya
Keywords
London; Underground railway networks; Homicide; Mugging; Criminal investigation; Witnesses; Holborn

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