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11 October 2011

Yorkshire Post (UK)

Lethal handguns were smuggled into Yorkshire from the US in a major criminal enterprise which saw weapons dismantled and hidden in hollowed-out electrical goods. Self-loading Glock pistols, normally used only by police, were bought in Texas and shipped to the region in an operation involving 15 Yorkshire-based conspirators, a court heard yesterday. The group succeeded in smuggling 12 pistols into the country and wanted 18 in total, but the plot was foiled by a... (

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