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Daily Archives: June 24th, 2012

Angelo Ruggiero Jr whose father was a close friend of John Gotti . admitted Friday to threatening a mob trial’s cooperating witness
by John Marzulli, New York Daily news
A REPUTED GAMBINO soldier whose father was a member of the late boss John Gotti’s inner circle, pleaded guilty Friday to threatening a cooperating witness.

It was like pulling teeth, but a federal judge extracted from Angelo Ruggiero Jr. the details of the intimidation, which took place in a Georgia jail cell.

The feds had moved the victim, Timothy Angelini, into the mob scion’s cell during the summer of 2009. Angelini was supposed to testify in the trial of another Gambino associate in Brooklyn Federal Court. read more  Here