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One of NCE's favourite construction contacts has revealed a shady past. This one time newspaper reporter had contacts in the criminal underworld, one of whom told him about a bank robbery. Keen to be the first news hound on the story, he phoned the police. But they knew nothing about it. Nor did the bank. Assuming he had been played a sucker, my friend was horrified when, a couple of hours later, both the bank and the police called him back, informing him the robbery had just taken ...

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