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Confessions of killer Frankie Lanigan, gunman at forefront of INLA terror who plotted to take out gang's boss Gino


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Frankie 'Studs' Lanigan

Frankie 'Studs' Lanigan

Kevin McAlorum

Kevin McAlorum

Frankie 'Studs' Lanigan

RUTHLESS ex-INLA hitman Frankie 'Studs' Lanigan told a court that he wanted to kill the organisation's former leader Gino Gallagher.

In a signed statement he also confessed to meeting murdered drug dealer Kevin McAlorum while on the run in Dublin - two weeks before the 31-year-old was shot dead by the INLA.

Prior to being extradited back to Northern Ireland to stand trial for the murder of John Knocker outside a Dungannon hotel, which he was convicted of last Monday, Lanigan provided a Dublin court with a history of his work as a cold-blooded gunman.