facebook
twitter
search
search

Mafia kingpin Esposito arrested

Feb. 15, 2013 at 3:51 PM

NAPLES, Italy, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Giovanni Esposito, considered one of the Neapolitan Camorra Mafia's most wanted bosses, has been arrested, Italian police said.

Esposito, 47, is thought to be the head of the Muzzoni clan active in Caserta, Italy, near Naples, and had been at large for 13 years, the Italian news agency ANSA reported Friday.

He was arrested Friday, armed with a loaded 9mm handgun, and in the company of a 51-year-old woman and his son Biagio, the news agency said.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Putin reassures PM Alexis Tsipras after 'no' referendum vote in Greece
Donald Trump deletes retweet about Jeb Bush's wife
Starbucks hikes prices on popular coffee drinks
Shark bites Camp Lejeune Marine on North Carolina coast
South Korea rescues 5 North Korean sailors