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Colin Ireland

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Born
16 March 1954
The Victims
8 March 1993 – Peter Walker, 45
28 May 1993 - Christopher Dunn, 37
4 June 1993 – Perry Bradley III, 35
7 June 1993 – Andrew Collier, 33
12 June 1993 – Emanuel Spiteri, 41
Arrested
1971 – robbery [2 years: borstals]
December 1975 – 2 counts of burglary, stealing a car, damage to property [18 months: prison]
1977 – demanding with menace [18 months: prison]
1980 – robbery [2 years: prison]
1981 – attempted deception [2 months: prison]
1985 – going equipped to cheat [6 months: prison]
21 July 1993 – Collier murder
Trial
No trial was held as Ireland confessed to all five murders on 19 August 1993
Convicted
21 July 1993 - charged with Collier’s murder
23 July 1993 - charged with Spiteri’s murder
19 August 1993 – confessed to all five murders
20 August 1993 - charged with the murders of Walker, Dunn and Bradley
Sentenced
20 August 1993 – five counts of life imprisonment