Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Victims Slam Door on Raiders

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Victims Slam Door on Raiders

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BRAVE victims of an armed robbery stopped two men from raiding their house by holding a door shut in a stand-off.

Two men with a gun had forced their way into an address on Waltham Street, Oldham.

They entered through the unlocked front door, and then tried to force their way through an interior door.

But the brave victims held it shut to make sure the robbers could not get in.

After failing to force their way through, the offenders fled. No one was injured and nothing was stolen during the incident.

The first offender is described as male, wearing a dark jacket with a light-coloured hoody underneath and dark trousers.

The second offender is described as male and was wearing white trousers and trainers. …

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