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Eddie Maher in court over £1m theft

Eddie Maher is due in court charged in connection with a 1993 theft of £1m Photo:

A man is due to appear in court after being arrested in America in connection with a 1993 security van theft.

Eddie Maher has been wanted by police since the vehicle, containing £1 million in cash, disappeared from Felixstowe, Suffolk.

He was arrested in Missouri, where he was living with his family, on immigration charges earlier this year.

Suffolk Police said the 57-year-old, originally from South Woodham Ferrers, Essex, had been deported and would appear at Ipswich Magistrates' Court on Tuesday morning.

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    Eddie Maher has appeared at court in Ipswich, charged with stealing more than a million pounds from a security van at Felixstowe in 1993.