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Charges over lorry death

Two people have been charged over the death of a shopkeeper. Shammi Atwal was killed by a moving lorry after chasing robbers from his cash and carry.

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Father dies after being pushed beneath lorry in robbery

A father-of-two has died after being pushed under a moving lorry as he chased a gang which tried to rob his cash and carry.

Police Officers and van outside the Glen Cash & Carry warehouse in Barking Credit: PA Wire

Shammi Atwal has been praised by police for confronting the gang members, who were armed with metal bars and a sledgehammer, and defending his wife.

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