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Cregan admits murdering PCs

Dale Cregan has changed his plea and admitted murdering two unarmed police officers in a gun and grenade attack in Greater Manchester. The 29-year-old pleaded guilty to murdering Pc Fiona Bone and Pc Nicola Hughes.

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Dale Cregan admits murder of two police officers

Dale Cregan suddenly changed his plea in court today, and admitted he did murder PCs Fiona Bone and Nicola Hughes, after luring them to their deaths with a false 999 call.

Cregan fired 32 bullets at the police women in Hattersley, Greater Manchester, and threw a grenade at them. Initially, he had insisted he was not guilty.

Lewis Vaughan Jones reports:

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