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Councillor tells of HMS Astute shooting

A city councillor from Southampton has been describing the moment he tackled an armed sailor who killed one officer and severely injured another aboard the nuclear submarine HMS Astute.

The inquest into the death of Lieutenant Commander Ian Molyneux heard that Councillor Royston Smith had seconds in which to act to prevent more deaths.

Robert Hall reports.

  • 03 Jan 2013
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