Thursday, May 12, 2022

Mileta Miljanić - Busted

Mileta Miljanić is the Bosnian head of a cocaine trafficking network with links to the Gambino crime family. He was busted for defrauding the Small Business Administration of more than $150k in COVID relief funds. A US citizen, he served 3 years in federal prison for wire fraud in the 1980s, and in 2012 he was convicted of cocaine trafficking by Italian cops. Two years into a six year sentence, Miljanić was granted work release and fled to the U.S., where he has been ever since. Miljanić claimed to run a company called MDP Rebar Solutions LLC.
Zoran Jaksic and Mileta Miljanic. 'Group of America' is a criminal clan from the Balkans, whose members are Serbs.
Feds had Miljanić’s phones tapped, and subpoenaed his bank records, and say it was all a front for mob money. Funds were disbursed to Miljanić and his wife, daughter, and two sons, $1.5m went to a Gambino capo with convictions for racketeering and extortion, $925k to a Gambino associate with past wire fraud convictions, $484k to a Gambino soldier with racketeering and murder convictions, and the remainder to a raft of other shady characters, including $10k to the Gambino capo’s girlfriend. Miljanić and his wife paid off $85k in American Express bills with the loot.