Category: Chicago

Chicago Mafia Don Accardo Fulfilled Death Wish Towards Burglars Who Dared To Rob Him 40 Years Ago

Feeling disrespected and unappreciated, a rogue Chicago mob burglary crew robbed the suburban mansion of longtime Windy City Godfather Tony (the Big Tuna) Accardo 40 years ago this week, in the early morning hours of January 6, 1978. The fallout was swift and savage – a protégé of iconic Prohibition Era Outfit boss Al Capone,
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As New Year Dawns, Feds Renewing Fight Against Mafia In Chicago: Veteran Mobsters, Old Murders Getting Fresh Attention

Chicago mob leaders are in the FBI’s crosshairs to start 2018. Newly appointed Windy City FBI chief Jeff Sallet said as much in his introductory press conference back in November. “The Chicago Outfit, we haven’t forgotten about you,” said Sallet to a gathering of media members. Sallet, 48, is a superstar in federal law enforcement
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Outlaws MC’er ‘Barber Shop’ Boshears Visibly Upset At Girlfriend In Hours Leading Up To Her Slaying

Accused murderer and Outlaws Motorcycle Club member Jeremy (Barber Shop) Boshears was in a rage in the hours before his girlfriend Kaitlyn Kearns wound up dead, according to police in Illinois. Facing first-degree homicide charges in Kearns’ killing, the 32-year old Boshears, part of the Outlaws chapter in Joliet, Illinois — a south suburb of
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Court Documents: Bout With Cancer Has Chicago Outfit Enforcer Chuckie Russell On His Last Legs

Veteran Chicago mafia strong arm and reputed big-score thief Charles (Chuckie the Electrician) Russell is dying of cancer, according to federal court documents filed by Russell’s attorney seeking his release from jail for medical reasons. Under indictment on weapons charges and facing an upcoming trial, Russell was let out on bond last week. Per the filing, Russell has terminal prostate cancer and is
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