Police in Wigan are hunting a masked gang who robbed a man in his own home. Five men armed with a hammer and a crow bar burst into the house on Belle Green Lane in Ince. One of the men threatened the homeowner as the others ransacked his house.
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Police discovered the harrowing case while they were investigating Stephen John for child abuse images offences.
Lee Grime was sentenced at Liverpool Crown Court following the death of Victoria Shorrock, 45, earlier this year.