Great Train Robber Bruce Reynolds dies aged 81

Great Train Robber Bruce Reynolds dies aged 81

London : United Kingdom | Feb 28, 2013 at 4:55 AM PST
Source: Guardian Unlimited
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Paul Popper/Popperfoto Bruce Reynolds, the mastermind of the 1963 Great Train Robbery, has died aged 81, just months before the 50th anniversary of Britain's most infamous heist. Reynolds, who had been in poor health for some months, was also the author of one of the most honest and literate of criminal... FULL ARTICLE AT Guardian Unlimited
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