Mobster’s Body Unearthed In Riverside

From the Projo: The Rhode Island State Police yesterday unearthed what they believe are the remains of Joseph P. “Joe Onions” Scanlon, the onetime hood, police informant and victim of an infamous Rhode Island gangland slaying….In April 1978, Pari and Andrew Merola were arrested for whacking Scanlon in Merola’s Federal Hill social club in Providence. […]

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Bobo’s out

And he made national news! CRANSTON — Imprisoned mobster Frank L. “Bobo” Marrapese Jr. is scheduled to be released from prison this afternoon. Tracey Z. Poole, spokeswoman for the Adult Correctional Institutions, confirmed yesterday that Marapese has a job and will leave the Pinel Building on the prison grounds sometime after 1 p.m. with an

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