Category: Philadelphia

Stretching His Legs: Boston Wiseguy ‘Stretch’ Quintina Leaves Prison On Heels Of Year-&-A-Half For Racketeering

Boston mobster Pryce (Stretch) Quintina walked free this week. The veteran 77-year old Patriarca crime family soldier was released from an 18-month federal prison term for extortion to house-arrest status Tuesday morning. He’ll shed his monitoring bracelet on May 29. Quintina worked directly on behalf of former New England mafia acting boss Anthony (Spucky) Spagnolo and was
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The Last Don Standing Talks Murders From Philly Mafia Past – ‘Dutchie’, Turra & Turchi hits – With Local Journalist

In an interview with award-winning FoxPhilly29 investigative reporter Dave Schratwieser this week to promote his new memoir, former Philadelphia mob boss Ralph Natale discusses three gangland murders from the 1990s (view here). Natale, 82, was the boss of the Bruno-Scarfo crime family from the fall of 1994 until he entered the Witness Protection Program in
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Philly MC Member, Fmr. Youth Boxing Coach Going Away For More Than A Decade In Warlocks Meth Distribution Case

The ranks of the “easy riders” in the City of Brotherly Love absorbed a blow this week as Philadelphia biker world strong arm Andrew (Raggedy Andy) Carr, an enforcer and drug lieutenant for the Warlocks Motorcycle Club’s Chester, Pennsylvania chapter was hit with an 11-year federal prison sentence for his participation in a narcotics trafficking
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The Crack Era In Philadelphia Revisited: Philly Junior Black Mafia Timeline (1985-1992)

In the years after the original Philadelphia Black Mafia was dismantled by court convictions and internal squabbling, Aaron (A.J.) Jones, a former gopher as a young boy for founding Philly Black Mafia member Robert (Nudie) Mims, started the Junior Black Mafia (JBM) in the mid-1980s. Jones and his JBM went on to dominate the North and
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