Ladbrokes branch on Crownhill Road in Plymouth, Devon
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Investigation after gunman dies in Plymouth robbery

An investigation is under way after a gunman who tried to rob a betting shop in Plymouth died at the scene.

The man, in his 50s, entered the Ladbrokes branch on Friday evening wearing a gas mask and holding a pistol.

He was restrained by customers and died shortly after the police arrived.

Robert Hall reports.

  • 26 Jan 2013
  • From the section UK
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