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Updated: Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011, 5:13 PM EDT
Published : Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011, 5:13 PM EDT

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – Asking to make bail after being arrested in recent mafia bust, Alfred “Chippy” Scivola, a reputed member of the New England  Patriarca crime family is downplaying his role in the mob, claiming he is an “order-taker.”

 By Tim White, Target 12 Investigator

According to a filing made in federal court Wednesday, Alfred “Chippy” Scivola’s lawyer said the aging and ailing defendant is not a risk to the community and should be released on bail.    read more  Click here: Accused mobster says he’s a bit player |

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