Unsolved Murders

Michael Collins

Age: 37

Sex: male

Date: 25 Aug 1986

Place: Moonlights Club, Broadway, Stratford

Michael Collins was stabbed outside a nightclub on 25 August 1986.

He was attacked outside the Moonlights Club by several people who blinded him with ammonia spray, beat him with a cosh and stabbed him in the legs and buttocks.

Several people were tried for his murder but were aquitted.

The police said that they could have been trying to put the fighteners on him as Michael Collins was a gang boss.

His murder was linked to the murder of Peter Morris who was killed outside the Moonlight Pub on Saturday 30 August 1986.

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