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Italian police on Thursday in the Sicilian city of Catania carried out the arrest warrants issued against 16 suspected members and  associates of the mafia clan” Cappello-Bonaccorsi”

The suspects are charged with mafia  association  aimed at  drug trafficking , drug dealing, and using  violence  to control a criminal  organization

According to investigators, the organization was  led by ”capo- in- charge” Sebastiano Sardo, who supervised the suspects in a thriving drug  racket  that supplied and sold  cocaine and hashish  in the city district of San Cristoforo.

The mafia group functioned in military fashion , with  look-outs, drug pushers and street soldiers  who used  violence and intimidation  to   protect and serve  the operation