Category: Philadelphia

The NYC-To-South Philly Connection: Skinny Joey’s Pal Popped By Feds, Might Join Philly Mob Boss Behind Bars

The young buck on his hip could be joining Philadelphia mob boss Joseph (Skinny Joey) Merlino in prison. Peter Tuccio, the 25-year old Gambino crime family wiseguy spotted driving and accompanying Merlino on recent trips to court in New York and visits to South Philly, was indicted by the feds this week for extortion and arson related
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What Position Is Faffy Iannarella Playing In The Philly Mafia? Scarfo Era Captain Back In The Mix With Merlino Gang

Philadelphia mobster Francis (Faffy) Iannarella has a heavier workload these days. The old-school Mafioso is in line to be the Bruno-Scarfo crime family’s new consigliere and has been middling for Family administrators lately, holding meetings with subordinates on their behalf, per sources. The highly-trusted 71-year old Iannarella was released from a 29-year prison stint in 2016. According
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Returning To The Frontlines: Philly Mob Figure Faffy Iannarella Gets In Merlino Crew’s Good Graces, Per Reports

According to sources in South Philadelphia and the newest edition of the cult classic Mob Talk Sitdown video blog hosted by award-winning journalists and Philly mobologists Dave Schratwieser and George Anastasia, Bruno-Scarfo crime family old timer Francis (Faffy) Iannarella is back in the fold in high-end mob affairs out of the City of Brotherly Love (you can watch the
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South Philly Sources: Mafia Capo Borgesi Gets Bruno-Scarfo’s New England Crew Up & Running Again

Since his release from federal prison a few years ago, Philadelphia mob captain George (Georgie Boy) Borgesi has revived the Bruno-Scarfo crime family’s pipeline to New England, according to sources on both sides of the law. The 54-year old always-on-the-move Borgesi has intermediaries traveling to Rhode Island to meet people connected to Patriarca crime family underboss Matthew (Good Looking
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