Monday, July 8, 2019

Italian drug dealer/fugitive Assisi nailed in Brazil.

After five years on the run, one of Italy’s top cocaine dealers has been arrested in São Paulo along with his son. Nicola Assisi, 61, a member of the ’Ndrangheta was arrested by Brazilian federal police, with his son Patrick, 36, who is also accused of drug trafficking. They were detained at a luxury seaside apartment in São Paulo state and are being held awaiting extradition to Italy. A search of his properties uncovered two guns, 1kg of cocaine and millions of euros in cash.
Authorities have not being able yet to count the money, but said that the stack of bills weighed over 20kg.