Have-a-go heroes halt suspect mugger
A GROUP of college students helped corner a suspected mugger in Oldham town centre who was trying to escape after allegedly stealing £8,000 from a bank customer.
The suspect allegedly hid the cash in his underpants before the teenagers, along with other onlookers, made a citizens' arrest.
They chased the man along Yorkshire Street to Mumps before apprehending him at the corner of Roscoe Street and Rhodes Bank at around 2pm yesterday.
The suspect is said to have approached the victim by Barclays Bank in the town centre, and allegedly knocked him to the ground before taking a bag containing... read more
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