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Italian police  on Monday crushed a Camorra crime syndicate  active in the rackets in the region of  Maddaloni, and arrested 34 alleged affiliates of clan  Belforte for multiple mafia crimes,reports Adnkronos.com

State Police,  coordinated by the Anti-Mafia Prosecutor of Naples,dragged away in handcuffs 34 suspects supposedly affiliated  with the Camorra clan Belforte Marcianise, accused of extortion, mafia association, and other crimes committed by mafia method

A probe by prosecutors and police  in  Caserta aimed at the Belforte mob of the Camorra , revealed a  rapacious extortion racket targeting  traders and  merchants in the area of Maddaloni.

Also among the  many extortion victims were  the owners of a company awarded  two million euros for the construction of a church  parish in Maddaloni

The accused are strongly suspected  of involvement in mafia association, extortion by mafia method,  and crimes involving weapons and drug sales