‘Night Watcher’ behind £1,000,000 burglaries may be ‘highly professional soldier’
A ‘highly professional soldier’ is believed to be responsible for a £1 million series of armed raids on prosperous homes in the Home Counties.
Detectives say that the meticulous research and use of extreme violence by the lone raider, dubbed the Night Watcher, suggest the thief, who raids homes while armed with a sawn-off shotgun, is currently or has previously served with the armed forces.
The burglar is believed to stake out his targets for several weeks in order to intimately understand the comings and goings of the wealthy occupants and learn the locations of safes and valuables... read more
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