Mark Cavendish robbery: Police say ‘net is closing in’ on final suspect linked to violent raid

Essex police say time is running out for George Goddard who is wanted in connection with the attack on the Cavendish family home

Mark Cavendish
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Essex police has said that ‘the net is closing in’ on the final suspect wanted in connection with the armed raid on Mark Cavendish’s home in November 2021. 

Three men have all been jailed for their part in the violent attack in which two high value watches worth £700,000 were stolen. Cavendish was also threatened with a knife in front of his wife, Peta, and their children.

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Tom Thewlis

Tom has been writing for Cycling Weekly since 2022 and his news stories, rider interviews and features appear both online and in the magazine. 

Since joining the team, he has reported from some of professional cycling's biggest races and events including the Tour de France and the World Championships in Glasgow. He has also covered races elsewhere across the world. 

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