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Friday, February 17, 2012

Gambino soldier pleads guilty to Brooklyn real estate investment shakedown



A Gambino crime family soldier yesterday pleaded guilty to a sophisticated extortion scheme aimed at a blue-chip real-estate investment firm.
Anthony Scibelli, charged with racketeering extortion, admitted that he shook down the owners of Sitt Asset Management.
The Gambino approach was unusual: A mob-linked contracting firm placed a lien on a high-rise that Sitt was constructing in Brooklyn, claiming it had not been paid for its work, prosecutors said.
The contractor allegedly never did any work, but the bluff would tie up the project in the courts. Since the lien could have blocked Sitt’s ability to secure financing, it paid the contractor $120,000 to drop the lien, prosecutors said.
But Scibelli then extorted $30,000 from the owners of the contracting firm, he confessed in Brooklyn federal court. He faces up to 20 years in prison when he is sentenced in June.

http://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/gambino_owns_up_WVgOobU3O46A5v7cKzfyOM#ixzz1mf1qbB8R


5 comments:

  1. Anthony Scibelli is a piece of shit rat fuck. Rat!!!!

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  2. You say anonymously... I know him as a stand up guy and gentlemen.

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  3. he stands up next to a deadbeat father thomas frangiapane who has three children that he never sees he has a son who is 12 that he saw him 5 times since he is born he is a deadbeat father to each of these children if anthony is involved with thomas dont look good for anthony ...anthony needs to watch out who he is involved with thomas frangiapane is a liar and he should rot in jail he makes empty promises to these 3 children he had with his first wife he tells everyone that his x wife is crazy she keeps the kids away from him but if he was a real man and that was true about his wife keeping the kids away why dont thomas frangiapane be a MAN and fight for his kids its over 8 years nowwhere are you ?? your kids are waiting for you to be a man or a father sorry anthony sure your a good dad maybeyou should teach your associate how to be a dad before your sister finds out the hard way

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