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Bloody legacy of ruthless INLA hitman Frankie 'Studs' Lanigan

Bloody legacy of one of the most ruthless hitmen of the Troubles

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Frankie 'Studs' Lanigan

Frankie 'Studs' Lanigan

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McGartland

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The scene where Kevin was shot

The scene where Kevin was shot

John Knocker

John Knocker

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Kevin McAlorum

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Colin 'Crazy' Craig

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Gino

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Brendan 'Bap' Campbell

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Trevor King

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Pat Logan

Frankie 'Studs' Lanigan

Jailed ex-INLA gunman Frankie 'Studs' Lanigan was involved in nine murders on both sides of the Irish Sea.

The hitman for hire's victims include three leading loyalists and a west Belfast drug dealer who he killed for the IRA, sources have revealed.

Across the water Lanigan (56) is the main suspect in the unsolved murder of a Belfast-born car dealer in Manchester.