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Genovese Family Boss Vincent Gigante probably ordered the Pappa hit

John L. Smith for review journal writes about Bonanno Family Soldier Armando Rea who had been arrested by the Feds in Las Vegas to face a racketeering indictment back in Brooklyn that included the murder of  Genovese Mafia hit man  Gerard (Papa Bear) Pappa

Armando Rea’s extended-stay Las Vegas vacation had the makings of real fun in the sun. You know how we take pride in catering to visitors, and with the real estate slump, home prices are a bargain.

Instead, Rea’s journey to Southern Nevada ended with a visit from the FBI, which quietly gave him a return trip to Brooklyn, where the Bonanno crime family soldier finds himself named in a three-decade-old murder case.To read much more Click here: JOHN L. SMITH: Arrest of suspect with mob ties leads to more questions than answers – News –