Wearing a long coat and a hat that covered half his face, the killer snuck out of the shadows as his prey, known-gangster Jimmy Velasco, unlocked his Buick and opened the door for his wife and daughter.
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AN IMMIGRANT AT AGE 15, HE ROSE TO POWER VIA BOOTLEGGING, ILLEGAL GAMBLING, EVENTUALLY RELINQUISHING POWER TO SON
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