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OAP gets wise to burglar and throws him out of his house

A North Belfast pensioner has described how he bravely confronted a man attempting to rob him in his flat last week posing as a member of staff from the Water Service.Bawnmore 69-year-old Anthony Doonan was in his flat on Thursday morning when a man came to his door claiming to be from the Water Board and wearing a high visibility vest.

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Offie chain hit for six

The BOSS of an off-licence chain with a string of outlets across South Belfast has said a series of possibly linked robberies is hitting the business hard in a harsh economic climate.

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Violent robberies shock community

THE staff of two local convenience stores have spoken of their terror after being held up by an armed gang on a vicious crime spree across South and West Belfast.

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