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The U.S. Federal Courthouse in Newark

The reputed right hand man of a known North Jersey mafia captain pleaded guilty to federal racketeering  conspiracy charges on Monday and copped to crimes ranging from online sports betting to stolen cargo
Patsy “Uncle Patsy” Pirozzi, 73, of Suffern, N.Y., confessed to being in a crew  bossed  by Genovese crime family  “capo” Joseph Lascala during a hearing before U.S. District Judge Claire C. Cecchi in Newark.

Pirozzi and  81-year-old Genovese  geezer gangster, Joseph Lascala,of Monroe Township in Middlesex County, were arrested in May 2012 and charged along with a dozen other alleged members and associates of Lascala’s crew.

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