August 7, 1995 in Nation/World

Italian Police Catch Reputed Crime Boss

Compiled From Wire Services

Police caught the reputed boss of a Camorra crime clan Sunday during a raid on his sister’s house.

Gennaro Mazzarella, 46, is suspected of heading one of the many crime families of the Camorra, the syndicate that runs drug and arms trafficking, extortion rackets and numbers running in the Naples area.

Police seized four guns, an explosive device and ammunition, the ANSA news agency reported.

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