Police are looking for Jonathan Carroll (18/07/77) who was released from prison in June 2019 after being jailed in 2017 for malicious wounding. Confession or not, it was too late to make any difference to his fate. The report reads: "A couple were in the kitchen when they heard what sounded like pebbles being thrown at the lounge window. The man getting married was a relative of Lydiate. They found a loaded gun, ammunition and a weighted vest, which could have been used to sink a body. The cartridges were from a 12 bore shotgun. Throughout the trial, Fellows showed little emotion, save for the day he made chilling gestures - drawing a pen across his throat - when Boyle launched his failed "cut-throat ambush defence". They were all convicted after an eight-week trial ending last month. The jury seemingly accepted his lawyer's suggestion that if a professional assassin wanted to kill Miss Owen, he would not have missed. Fortunately, both survived, but the incident - and a picture of the boy in his hospital bed - shocked the country. He said an "international manhunt" had been launched to find those responsible and that his friend wouldn't have wanted "the drama of a court case with convoys to court". Murder, 21 shootings and a boy’s maiming in Britain’s worst gang war were sparked by a row in an ordinary greasy spoon.. The report states: "After the service, a burial was held in the cemetery by a large gathering of mourners. The A-Team then let off a smoke grenade during a wedding ceremony in Salford. When Carroll was 18 months old, his father was jailed in a military prison for 11 years for stabbing a couple after getting into a fight at a dance. 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The murders arose out of gang warfare in Salford, Greater Manchester, the court has heard. "He’s linked to the person who ordered the contract on Massey. Fellows was convicted of both killings. A month later, a gunman wearing a boiler suit used a machine gun to fire into a house in the same street, where a mum and two children aged seven and 12-months-old slept. He had serious deep wounds to his head, neck and face. Something went wrong, please try again later. Mark Fellows went to a different school, but knocked about on Salford precinct. That didn't sit well with "The Iceman", who, after 26 days of silence, finally decided to address the courtroom. A-Team member Abdul Rahman Khan, known as ‘Ray', was blasted by a masked man with a sawn-off shotgun in his car in Pendleton on February 18, 2015. After his release from jail in the mid-2000s for a brutal stabbing, he decided to take a young Salford criminal under his wing, and became a "mentor" to Stephen Britton. Audrey Strauss, Attorney for the United States acting under authority conferred by 28 U.S.C. "He was taken to hospital with serious head injuries. "This appeared to be a smoke grenade and was clearly an act of intimidation. Later, he visited bookmakers and a Bargain Booze. ‘There is no hyperbole in Jayne Hickey’s statement that their lives were torn apart and will never be the same again.’. Carroll, who previously was said to have decamped from Salford to the Wigan area with associates, is believed to have fled to Spain following Massey's murder. Mr Greaney alleged that convicted armed robbers Fellows and Boyle were connected to Carroll's gang, giving them an obvious motive to murder Massey and Kinsella. Manchester Magistrates' Court (Image: Daily Mirror). "The situation is that friends of Paul are prepared to engage and look for the individuals responsible for it and deal with it accordingly. People ran for cover as a shooter with a handgun opened fire, with the victim suffering gunshot wounds to a forearm, his abdomen and groin. When leaving the dock after the verdicts were returned, he told Boyle: "It's your f***ing fault, you f***ing grass.". The gangland hitman who shot useless two gangsters throughout an underworld feud in Manchester has been handed a whole-life jail time period. A £5,000-a-week drug dealer, Thomasson, knocked on the Hickeys’ door to ‘flush out’ Christian Hickey senior, the intended target. Fellows meanwhile had received an informal warning from police, based on intelligence about a threat to his life, in March. Our. Phone evidence showed they were in fact regularly in touch, but Boyle said this was earlier in the year, a meeting in person with Carroll was a "random" encounter, and he had no allegiance to either side. An associate of Stephen Britton was arrested at hospital on suspicion of firearms offences, and later on suspicion of conspiracy to murder. Justice Davis concluded two shots were fired in her general direction to frighten her. Within hours, the gang appeared to have responded, when a man was shot three times as he went to collect a car from a car wash in Ashton-in-Makerfield. 'Why?'". "A resident spoke of a male in a grey top holding a handgun. A year before Massey's death, a splinter faction known as "The Anti A-Team" or "Double A Team", said to be headed by Michael Carroll, 37, began to challenge Britton's crew. The gunman in both shootings has still not been identified. Once the service was underway, two males ran to the church and threw a smoking object at the door. A police document, leaked to the ECHO, reveals masked men warned a young mum she would be decapitated with a petrol-powered tool normally used for cutting through concrete. Massey dived behind his bins for cover. Police suspect he wore a Garmin GPS watch when lying in his hospital bed, which, when seized in 2018, revealed a "reconnaissance mission" near Massey's home. Sources claim the violent feud started in July 2014 when a gang member bought a Breitling watch, which turned out to be counterfeit. It reads: "The suspected catalyst for this series of attacks was a dispute commencing around July 2014. "This attack is believed to have been committed by members of the A-Team. The man who once stopped a gangster threatening Liverpool FC legend Steven Gerrard had CCTV cameras and an ultra-secure Rockdoor installed at his Loyola Hey, Rainhill home. Described by a witness as looking like Phil and Grant Mitchell from EastEnders, they tried to save him, before a tearful Kinsella arrived and consoled Massey's partner, Louise Lydiate. ‘In short, Christian has been robbed of a normal childhood. He is ex-pected to be arraigned this morning in District Court in connection with Davies' death. He shot Kinsella twice in the back, through his spine, and the victim collapsed. The report says: "Numerous residents reported hearing gunshots shortly after midnight. Prosecutors said Fellows chose his childhood friend Boyle as his "spotter", whose role was to wait in a lay-by and alert him by encrypted phone that the kill was on when Kinsella appeared. The High Court judge said: "The only sensible conclusion is that you were a gun for hire, prepared to kill whoever you were asked to kill by those who hired you. He died just metres from his front door, but the security boss was resilient. A security boss who controlled nightclub doors, he was accused of running protection rackets and developed a fearsome reputation in the 1980s and 1990s. Salford 'A-Team' gang members were sentenced today over the botched revenge attack. Massey was revered and protected by members of The A-Team, but that connection became a complicating factor when there was a major fall out between leading figures within their ranks. Many reference him being a grass, and others 'hid in Spain come fight your war', 'love the A-Team', 'grass rat snitch police informer Michael Carroll coward from A-Team, come fight your war from the A-Team'.". Michael Carroll's mother worked in a canning factory and his father was a Royal Air Force engineer. In December 2015, a man said to be linked to The Anti A-Team was allegedly attacked in a bar in Costa del Sol, after he was spotted by three men who slashed his face. But others demanded revenge for the death of a friend said by the report to be "well-respected by members of the A-Team OCG". He then received a formal warning in June. At around 6.15pm on August 12, 2015, the hitman was cycling to his house in Normanton Avenue in Salford, when shots were fired from a passing black Honda Civic. This revealing outburst - met by yells of "rat" from the public gallery - could well be seen by some as an 'admission by omission' over the crimes he WAS convicted of. Eight other men from the Salford and Bury areas received similar sentences. Michael Carroll, 57, was arrested Aug. 27 on suspicion he was operating a vehicle while intoxicated. The report reads: "It was believed that Michael Carroll fled to Spain. But this coward has stabbed Paul in the back. Again, a GPS tracking device was discovered attached to a Volkswagen Scirocco found on the Salford street where the victim was wounded on March 21. The same gun had been used in March 2017 to shoot Jamie Rothwell, another member of the rival Carroll gang, at a car wash near Wigan. Michigan and Ohio aren't the only places people are planning to watch the Big Game. Spanish police, assisted by detectives from Manchester, arrested six people - Britton and two other suspected A-Team members - during a swoop in Marbella on February 16, 2016. He was arrested in 2016 alongside Mr Britton with a loaded handgun in Spain, where the court heard Carroll had fled to escape the "war" on Salford's streets. Hickey Sr was a friend of the alleged gang leader Michael Carroll, who had been part of a group known as the A-Team before a deadly feud split the gang into rival camps. When challenged over their respective gang affiliations, Boyle - who "grassed" on his co-accused saying he duped him into being handed a gun after the Kinsella murder - agreed it was "more than likely" Fellows was part of Carroll's Anti A-Team gang, because of him being shot in 2015. One passed through his hip and a number of bullets passed through the window casing in the downstairs living room, narrowly missing his grandmother's head, as she sat watching television. "Residents spoken to on the night saw men wearing balaclavas, one with a sawn-off shotgun. They were shown a picture of crude slogans goading Carroll, one which read "Cazza snitch hid in Spain come fight your war" and another "Cazza rat coward hiding in Spain you can't hide forever". The prognosis was that his life was in jeopardy. Christian Hickey Sr – once jailed for manslaughter – was friends with Michael Carroll, who the court heard had been part of the A-Team but a deadly feud developed between him and the gang’s alleged boss Stephen Britton. Jacob Harrison, 26, had admitted conspiracy to commit grievous bodily harm with intent at the start of the trial for involvement in an earlier shooting of a rival by the same gang. One witness saw the chased male being hit with a machete and the witness thought his ear had been chopped off.". One bullet went through her and struck her son, hitting him in the thigh and leaving a bone shattered. Harrison, who drove the getaway car for the shooting, was jailed for 14 years. The court heard how Christian was hospitalised for over a month and it took him around 12 months to be able to walk again, undergoing numerous operations and extensive physiotherapy. Khan wasn't to know there was a tracking device on his Mercedes - seemingly placed there by members of the Anti A-Team to track him and passengers. The woman was a former partner of Michael Carroll. They launched the attack in revenge for the ‘execution’ of Salford’s well-known ‘Mr Big’ Paul Massey three months earlier. The report reads: "It is believed this attack was carried out by members of the A-Team.". He was murdered in front of his pregnant partner Wendy Owen three years after he helped carry his close friend Massey's coffin at his funeral - which was marred by a graveside acid attack. At around 6.55am, on farmland near junction 7 of the M62, Fellows pulled up on a mountain bike behind the couple. 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