Murder investigation after businessman is shot dead

A murder investigation has been launched after a businessman was shot during a botched burglary at his £1 million home. Guy Hedger, 61, was gunned down at his house in the East Dorset village of St Ives.

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Police seek to reassure locals after Ringwood murder

Police this afternoon said the murder of a man shot dead by intruders was pre-planned. They said they were looking for at least two offenders who broke into the home wearing balaclavas and in possession of a shotgun. Jewellery including designer watches were taken from the house. Forensic investigations are continuing. Here's Superintendent Kevin Connolly

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