Father's frantic plea for family to flee before 'stabbing burglar six times'

Father's frantic plea for family to flee before 'stabbing burglar six times'

Manchester : United Kingdom | Sep 20, 2011 at 1:58 AM PDT
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Raymond Jacob

A wealthy family man was arrested after a fight with robbers in his house and a stabbing one of them bled to death

Vincent Cooke ,36 when returned home with his family ,he found two burgulars were ransacking his house..He shouted his wife and son to run for safty .Fight was broke out between dad and the robbers. Jacob was stabbed six times by his own knife in the arms and legs after a huge struggle in the kitchen. It is thought he bled to death after being stabbed in the thigh.

Raymond Jacobhad a history of theft,robbery and burgulary over the past 20 years and had been jailed several times.

The other burgular was escaped in a white van parked around the corner.

Friends say he is not a murderer and he was just trying to protect his wife and son and acted in self-defence.

Detectives say they are investigating whether the couple were targeted because they were obviously wealthy.Mr.Cookeas been bailed until October 17.

Mr.Cook is a self employed business man and own several courier and logistics companies .

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Vincent Cooke
. Mr Cooke was last night being questioned by detectives
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  • . Mr Cooke was last night being questioned by detectives

    Vincent Cooke

  • Raymond Jacob, left, was killed with his own knife after he tried to break into the home of Vincent

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