Phelan first arrived on the cobbles in 2013 as the slightly dodgy client and later business partner of local builder Owen Armstrong. Within months he’d come to blows with Owen, and Anna’s son Gary, before coercing Anna into having sex with him for the sake of her son and partner. Phelan then left the Street and seemed to be having a nice break abroad, as evidenced by a gloating postcard he sent from Dubai to his victims.
Since his return to in 2016 he’s defrauded his neighbours, kidnapped Andy Carver and let Les Dennis’s Michael Rodwell die from a heart attack in a muddy puddle before gruesomely murdering Andy and Vinny in October 2017 and picking off unlucky Luke in January of this year.
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