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Wednesday 13 December 2017

McCarthy-Dundons: where they are now?

The boss

Wayne Dundon (36) - 
Sentenced to life in prison this week for ordering the murder of Roy Collins from his prison cell. He is currently serving his sentence in the country's only maximum security jail in Portlaoise.

The lieutenants

John Dundon (30) - Serving a sentence in Portlaoise for murdering Garryowen rugby player Shane Geoghegan in a 2008 case of mistaken identity.

Dessie Dundon (30) - Jailed for Kieran Keane murder in 2003. He is also serving a life sentence.

Ger Dundon (26) - The youngest son of Kenneth Dundon and Anne McCarthy lives in London after serving five years for violent disorder but returns to Limerick intermittently.

Anthony 'Noddy' McCarthy (31) - cousin of Dundon brothers. A murderer who testified against Wayne, saying that he heard him order the murder of Roy Collins from prison, he is currently serving a life sentence in a protected wing in Portlaoise, away from the Dundons.

Christopher McCarthy (29) - Jailed for seven-and-a-half years for demanding money with menaces.

Nathan Killeen (24) - A murderer who drove the getaway car after Roy Collins shooting.

The foot-soldiers

Barry Doyle (27) - Serving life in prison in Mountjoy for shooting Shane Geoghegan.

James Dillon (28) - The gunman who shot Roy Collins, he was jailed in 2010 for the gun attack.

Christopher 'Smokie' Costello (31) - Serving a life sentence for the murder of rival gang boss Kieran Keane in 2003.

James McCarthy (35) - Also jailed for Kieran Keane murder in 2003.

David 'Frog Eyes' Stanners (42) - Jailed for Kieran Keane's murder in 2003.

Stephen O'Sullivan (23) - Serving a 15-year sentence for the 2008 manslaughter of Mark Moloney.

Jimmy Collins (49) - Criminal father of April, who has since turned enemy to the Dundons. Jailed in 2011 for-seven-and-a-half years after taking part in a two-year "campaign" to extract as much as €80,000 from a nightclub promoter.

Gareth Collins Keogh (29) - April's brother, who testified against Wayne Dundon and Nathan Killeen, was also jailed with his father in 2011.

Patrick Pickford (33) - Jailed for two years for the extortion campaign against a nightclub promoter.

Christopher (31) and David McCormack (29) also jailed as part of the same investigation.

James Martin Cahill (39) - English hitman who murdered bouncer Brian Fitzgerald in 2002. Serving life in prison.

Gary Campion (31) - Double murderer serving life in prison following the gun attack on Brian Fitzgerald.

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