London news Architect of £26m gold bullion Heathrow robbery dies 'penniless' Uk news
PremierLeague-News.Com - "The Colonel", nicknamed for his dapper looks and attention to detail, was jailed for 25 years
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! Get FREE email updates for West LondonInvalid EmailSomething went wrong, please try again later.I'M IN!When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. OurPrivacy Noticeexplains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time.Thank you for subscribingWe have more newslettersShow meSee ourprivacy notice The mastermind behind the £26 million Brink’s-Mat gold bullion robbery has died penniless in a nursing home in South East London.
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. He was the "draftsman" of the 'crime of the century' at a warehouse on Heathrow Airport’s perimeter in 1983 and stole 6,800 gold ingots, diamonds and cash worth £26 million - more than £100 million in today's money. The theft changed Britain's criminal underworld and unleashed a trail of eight killings and a global hunt for the sought-after treasure. "The Colonel", nicknamed for his dapper looks and attention to detail, had recruited warehouse guard Tony Black, his brother-in-law, who then sold him out, leading to his arrest. For more news and features about London directly to your inbox sign up to our newsletter here .
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