Ex British soldier planned heist?

Here’s the next twist in the story. Neil Mackay reckons the IRA didn’t do it!: “The Striker is close to Italian mobsters, and was schooled by Valerio Viccei, the mastermind of the 1987 Knightsbridge safe deposit robbery which netted an estimated £62m”. Ahem. Let’s see how this one runs, especially so shortly after the Cheif Constable went public with his suspicions!

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