It is thought he was killed by the Gooch gang.
Between Jan 1997 and May 21, 1999 Several people were tortured, killed and their bodies put in bingo jokes for bingo callers acid in plastic barrels in a former bank vault in Snowtown, near Adelaide, Australia.Steven Hector, 42, a warehouseman, was jailed for life in June 1998.Jan 25 Jorge Castillo, 18, a Colombian refugee who lived in Clapham, was lured to a car, strangled with a bootlace and dumped in a rubbish bin in Kennington, south London.Easter Saturday (April 3) Ian Young, 58, killed in a brawl at a flat in Kinson, Bournemouth.Aug 30 Colin Maltby, 62, former miner and convicted bigamist, killed outside his home in Scunthorpe.Two men ran off.Valeri Radchikov was jailed for 13 years in 2000.He is believed to have committed numerous hits in Slovakia and Hungary, including the assassination of Robert Remias.Her alcoholic husband Leon Rice, 30, was convicted of manslaughter and jailed for three years.Ayhan Carkin and two other policemen were acquitted for lack of evidence. .Her boyfriend Tony Bayram, 39, a taxi driver from Walworth, south London, was jailed for life in Feb 2001.He had killed his wife Mary in 1994.They initially left it in the bathtub which they filled with ice.April 26 Jill Dando, 37, TV presenter (on Crimewatch UK was shot in the head outside her home in Gowan Avenue, Fulham, west London.Her brother, Peter Smith, 39, was jailed for life in March 1998.Another Royal Mail manager, Pat Tranter, 53, from Chester, survived.July 27 Michelle Wooldridge, 28, stabbed through the heart at home in Netherton, West Midlands.Two girls, both aged 13, were convicted of manslaughter and jailed for 2 years each.William McDonagh, 35, a crack addict burglar, from Harrow, was jailed for life in Jan 1998.
Manu Sharma, aka Siddharth Vashisht, the son of wealthy Congress MP Venod Sharma, from Haryana, was acquitted of murder on Feb 21, 2006.
Colin Bainbridge, 34, an electrical contractor and family friend, was jailed for life in June 2000.