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Anthony DiNunzio , acting boss of the  Patriarca  Crime Family who  took over the mob  for reputed Boston based boss Peter Limone

PROVIDENCE – The alleged acting boss of the New England Mafia of La Cosa Nostra  was arrested at the Gemini strip club in Boston at 6:45 a.m. Wednesday.

Anthony DiNunzio, brother of  Carmen “The Cheeseman” DiNunzio, a jailed underboss in  the Patriarca  Crime family–is charged with other mafia members and associates of the New England   Cosa Nostra  with extorting protection payments from adult entertainment businesses  in Rhode Island.  He was ordered held.

The FBI, Rhode Island State Police and Providence police captured the essence of the Mafia on tape.

They taped DiNunzio of Boston, talking about the extortion of Rhode Island strip clubs, an extortion former boss Louie “Baby Shacks” Manocchio and other mobsters have already pleaded guilty to. read more