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Train line shut as suspected burglar hides in tree

A suspected burglar has perched in a tree overhanging a railway line in south London causing major disruption for commuters.

He climbed the tree near Charlton station in south-east London in the early hours of this morning, and is refusing to come down.

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Suspected burglar perches in a tree over railway line

A suspected burglar has perched in a tree overhanging a railway line for several hours causing major disruption for London commuters. He climbed the tree near Charlton station in south-east London in the early hours of this morning, and refused to come down throughout the morning rush hour.

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