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United Kingdom

1 August 2008

BBC News

A man accused of buying 90 replica guns and converting them into live weapons told an arms dealer they were needed for a James Bond film, a court heard. Grant Wilkinson, 34, used a fake name to buy replica Mac-10 submachine guns, Reading Crown Court was told on Friday. He and co-defendant Gary Lewis, 38, are accused of converting the guns, which went on to be used in eight murders. The firearms were linked with a total of 51 incidents, the prosecution say. Both... (

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