Five alleged mobbed up men were charged with conspiring to fraudulently and falsely secure union jobs for the son of the underboss of the Colombo family of La Cosa Nostra.
A criminal complaint charged Benjamin Castellazzo Jr, Rocco Giangregorio, Glenn LaChance, Rocco Miraglia, aka “Irving,” and Anthony Turzio, aka “the Irish Guy,” with Federal mail fraud conspiracy
The charges were announced by Loretta E. Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, and George C. Venizelos, Assistant Director in Charge, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), New York Field Office.
Castellazzo, Jr. is the son of Benjamin Castellazzo,the alleged underboss of the Colombo family who was busted with street boss Andy “Mush” Russo in a massive mafia crackdown
“A paycheck in exchange for a hard day’s work was a foreign concept to these defendants,” noted FBI Assistant Director-in-Charge George Venizelos.