Dangerous gunman handed life sentence after Tup Tup Palace shooting
A dangerous criminal who fired a shotgun outside of a busy Newcastle nightclub has received a life sentence.
Michael Dixon, 50, was found guilty of conspiracy to possess a firearm with intent to endanger life by a jury at the Old Bailey in London last month (August).
The incident happened in June 2015 when a silver motorcycle pulled up outside Tup Tup Palace on St Nicholas Street.
It was 10.30pm on a busy Saturday in the city centre when motorcyclist Dixon brandished a shotgun ...