Texas synagogue hostage-taker is ‘British citizen’

Members of the SWAT team near the Beth Israel Church Synagogue in Colleyville, Texas (Image: AP/Getty)

It is understood a hostage-taker was shot dead after an impasse at a synagogue in Texas.

A Foreign Office spokesman said: ‘We are aware of the death of a British man in Texas and are in contact with local authorities.’

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https://metro.co.uk/2022/01/16/texas-synagogue-hostage-taker-was-british-citizen-15926677/ Texas synagogue hostage-taker is 'British citizen'

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