Before speeding out of his Mercedes, Buzzie Mellon left two men with broken jaws, speeding up his driveway and throwing his T-shirt on the floor.
After being warned that strangers were breaking into her home, Malone fled to protect her loved ones.
It was his growing popularity in the music world that gave birth to this ugly freak in rural Lancashire, far from its difficult beginnings in the inner city of Manchester.
Now, three years later, a jury unanimously admitted he was working in his own defense when he punched both men.
Malone, who made it to the top despite a difficult start to life, time in prison as a teenager, a brush with the law and a near-fatal accident, is now focusing on his next visit to the UK with his court battle.
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Trouble has never been far from Star, who faces a possible prison sentence if convicted.
Buggy, then known as Aaron Davis, was born and raised in Washington Hospital.
He spent the early part of his childhood with his mother and stepfather until the age of ten or eleven, when their relationship broke down.
Malone claimed that his mother’s partner abused and beat him.
She said it affected her schooling at Phillips High School in Prestoch, and she was expelled at the age of 13.
“I was struggling to get attention and was kicked out,” he said.
“I wasn’t an annoying student but I thought I needed to learn to take care of myself.
“What was difficult was a good family life in the beginning and it worked. And it became inactive and you lose your loved ones.”
Malone even remembers being stabbed by a ‘group of boys’ during a six-week vacation before high school.
Her eviction from her mother’s house added to her worries, she lost her ‘structure’, and she joined the wrong crowd.
The original wake-up call came when he was jailed for six months at the age of 16.
It was boxing, and later music that credited him with his salvation.
Manchester boxer Brian Hughes MBE, former head coach of Colhorst and Moston Gym, took Malone under his arm and helped create a positive attitude.
“They were working fast, and taking it seriously. This was my first experience of the profession.”
He then decided to take his childhood passion for music to the next level.
Mixed tapes and videos of his music, along with confessional melodies that are often influenced by his upbringing, have been viewed millions of times on YouTube and earned by fans in his hometown and beyond.
2010 saw the release of its first mix tape, and it continued a huge following.
But even as his star continued to rise, it was not his last brush with the law.
Malone punched a man twice in the face during an early morning debate outside Manchester’s Panacea nightclub in January 2015.
Her victim used racial slurs and was later thrown out by the gate staff.
But Malone was tried and given a suspended sentence the following year, when he admitted to causing bodily harm.
By that time, he was already a rising star in Manchester’s rising dirty scene.
Her music was playing on national radio, and her songs were charting in the UK.
He said that artists outside London did not really get the recognition they would have in London.
“I was the first rapper from the north of England to make a serious impact and it was a national success.”
And Mellon was becoming a Demand Live Act.
She performed at the VR Manchester Benefit Concert after the Arena terrorist attack, as well as with Manconian companies Noel Gallagher and The Courtenay.
High-profile performances at Park Life and the Glastonbury Festival continued, with stage sharing with other Manconian legends, The Stone Rose and Liam Gallagher.
Since then, he has also starred in a Hollywood film, Gangster Flak the Gentleman, starring Hollywood actors Lester Colin Farrell and Hugh Grant.
It was only a few weeks after this support slot with the younger Galaghar brother that his fame took hold with him, in a violent incident that led him to the Crown Court dock three years later.
In an interview with MEN at the time to promote the gig, he said that selfies were crowded at the Arndale Center.
This time, the teen fans, who wanted a piece of their hero, went to his house in Remus Bottom.
Mellon, who recently moved to the property in September 2018, said he was trying to keep a low profile in the city.
It was Remus Bottom’s annual black pudding throwing festival that brought the teens out that day.
After spending some time at the ceremony with friends and family, they decided to separate and see if Mellon was around, heard that he had moved to the area.
A boy climbed a wall and peeked over the fence and was talking about ‘Buggy’ and one of his songs.
The children ran away when someone came out.
One girl was left ‘frightened’ after a car she thought was being driven by Malone, who drove off aggressively.
He denied that he had pursued them, and later said that he had only tried to “encourage” them to leave.
The children called their parents.
The father of one boy was not ready to go to the past.
Angry and apparently drunk, he was on his way when he was told that his son had been threatened.
Equipped with bricks and stones from the floor, he demanded to talk to the man of the house.
Malone was out, planning to go shopping in Manchester with his sister, while his girlfriend and mother stayed home.
He had reached Chatham Hill Road by the time he got a call from his girlfriend, who was ‘hysterical’.
He said three men were breaking into the house.
The boy’s father, whose name could not be released for legal reasons, forced his way through Malone’s Electric Gates.
He was screaming and pointing, and throwing stones and bricks at the house.
The man will later be tried and sentenced for criminal damages.
Another man, whose name could not be released for legal reasons, said he made his way through the door to persuade the man to leave.
Meanwhile, Malone was running towards Resbottom.
“The truth is, I was scared,” he told a jury later.
“You know you’re going to be in an unstable situation,” he said.
When he returned, he saw a clash between his neighbors and the men.
“Are these the people who broke into the house?” Mellon asked him.
He said one man “trapped” him, while the other “moved” in his direction with a fist.
Mellon punched them both. He went to the hospital and broke his jaw.
After Freaks, he put his Mercedes on the drive and was seen taking off his top.
“It all happened very quickly,” he said.
“The closer I got to the situation, the more I could tell they weren’t interested.”
Mellon was then accused of ‘booting’ the man’s friend ‘as if he were kicking a football’ while he was lying on the floor, an allegation he denied.
He was also involved in a fight with a third man, the boy’s father, who was very angry.
In this case, the context was everything, his legal team told the judges that other decisions are being made.
The 12 men and women on the jury were definitely wondering how they would react if their homes and loved ones were endangered.
With his decisions, he decided that Malone, who has since moved to London, was legitimate and acted in his own defense.
For the crimes against him, the maximum penalty for bodily harm is five years.
He is touring the UK and has a huge hometown schedule for the Arena in December, which could be in jeopardy.
Malone was seriously injured in a fatal quad motorcycle accident in Bori last year.
He later said that he was lucky to be alive.
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