Category: East Coast

April Shootout Brings May Murder Charges In FLA., Kingsmen MC VP ‘Gutter’ Donovan Dead, Outlaws MC Power In Custody

Kingsmen Motorcycle Club leader David (Gutter) Donovan died this week of injuries sustained in a gun fight with members of the Outlaws Motorcycle Club late last month at the annual Leesburg Bikefest in Central Florida. The 41-year old Donovan was the vice-president of the Kingsmen’s Lake County, Florida chapter. Within hours of Donovan’s death at
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Operation Slap Shot: Rick Tocchet Walked On The Wild Side With Wiseguys In 2000s NHL Betting Scandal Says Sources

The New Jersey-based sports-betting ring ran by retired NHL All-Star forward Rick Tocchet wrote its final chapter 10 years ago this month when Tocchet pled guilty to charges of conspiracy and promoting gambling in May 2007. The 53-year old was spared federal prison time in an FBI investigation dubbed Operation Slap Shot and did two years of
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Binge Watching: One-Time Springfield (MA) Mob Chief, Turncoat ‘Bingy’ Arillotta Turns Back On WITSEC & Returns Home

Opting against a new identity and the cozy confines of the Witness Protection Program, former Springfield, Massachusetts mafia crew leader Anthony (Bingy) Arillotta came back home earlier this month after completing an eight-year prison sentence in a federal security wing and testifying in multiple mob trials against gangland superiors and underlings alike. The news of Arillotta’s
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To Kill The Irishman: Grand Jury Testimony Underway Out East In Probe Of Patriarca Clan’s ’92 Hanrahan Hit

Current New England mafia captain Edward (Little Eddie) Lato and former New England mafia boss Francis (Cadillac Frank) Salemme and their alleged involvement in a gangland murder in Rhode Island 25 years ago are the subjects of a federal grand jury impaneled in Providence this spring, per sources with intimidate knowledge of the proceedings. Authorities
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