P103 ORACLE 103 Sun28 Dec ITV 2320:00   SIEGE ENDS WITH  GUNMAN'S DEATH A dead man kept police at bay for over seven hours at a South London house while three young children hid upstairs with another man. Armed officers surrounding the home in Plumstead did not realise that Roben Allen had killed himself after bursting into the home of his ex-girlfriend. For hours, Mrs Dawn Crawley's current boyfriend and her children Lewis,three, Lianne, seven, and Scott, nine, hid before they managed to escape. Mrs Crawley had earlier fled when a shot was fired as the siege began. RUMBELOWS WE'LL KEEP YOU IN TOTCH 173