Survivor of notorious Scots police murders tells of 1969 horror for first time

It was the darkest day in the history of Scottish policing – two officers shot dead in the line of duty and a third left with crippling injuries.

Incredibly, the man responsible was himself a former officer. Howard Wilson had just been caught with the proceeds of an armed bank ­robbery carried out less than an hour earlier.

Now the forgotten hero of that day, who survived an attempt on his life before bringing Wilson to justice, has broken his silence after almost 50...
source: Daily Record

2019-05-26 09:53
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