Feds Charge 14 Reputed Gambino Family Members

Feds charge 14 reputed Gambino family members

Atlanta Journal ConstitutionFeds charge 14 reputed Gambino family membersThe Associated PressNEW YORK — A reputed boss of the Gambino organized crime family and 13 other people were arrested on Tuesday on an array of charges, including what prosecutors called new criminal territory for the mob: sex trafficking of a minor.

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