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Funeral for shot policeman

Police activity outside a church in Writtle where Peter Reeve's body was found Credit: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

The funeral of a police officer shot dead as he tried to stop a gunman will take place today.

Pc Ian Dibell was killed near his home in Essex when he was off-duty on July 9.

His suspected killer, Peter Reeve, was found dead in a churchyard in Writtle, near Chelmsford, the following day.

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