'Lucky' and 'Joe the Boss' arrested in Miami

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'Lucky' and 'Joe the Boss' arrested in Miami

Post by THunt » Thu, Mar 7, 2019, 8:27 am

On this date (March 7) in 1930:

Salvatore "Charlie Luciano" Lucania and Mafia boss of bosses Giuseppe Masseria paid fines at Miami Criminal Court and returned to New York City. They were arrested, along with 16 other men, while gambling in a Miami hotel following the Sharkey-Scott heavyweight boxing match late in February.


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"Press coverage links 'Lucky' and 'Joe the Boss' early in 1930."
- Tom Hunt
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