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INF: a warning or a secret information that you give to sb

tip-off V: tip sb off

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the place where the crime happens

the scene of the crime

3

leave a dangerous situation or place very quickly

flee

4

sb who has suffered because of a crime

victime

5

make an urgent request for people to give you help, money, information ect

appeal (to sb) for sth

6

a person who sees a crime taking place

witness V: witness sth

7

in the period between two times or events

in the meantime

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the process of trying to find out how sth happened and who was responsible

investigation V: investigate sth

9

sth that happens, especially a violent, criminal or dangerous event

incident

10

the police take them to the police station as they believe that they have committed a crime

arrest sb

11

take control of and steal from a place or person, often by using a fund or other weapon

hold sth/sb up N: hold-up

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in a way that makes people think sth illegal is happening

suspiciously

13

tell sb in authority about a possible danger so that they can take action

alert sb

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escape

get away