Apalachin Mafia - Tuesday on FOX 40 HD-News at 10pm!Posted: Updated:
Tuesday, November 14, marks the 60 year anniversary of when police and federal agents crashed a barbecue at the home of infamous mafia boss Joseph "The Barber" Barbara in Apalachin. One woman, who has been a resident of Apalachin since 1945, tells us how she remembers the day of the raid and her encounter with the mafia face-to-face. Plus a local historian recounts details of the bust and how it changed the landscape of organized crime in the United States forever.
Join FOX 40 News at 10 on Tuesday for a look back at the famed meeting that has intertwined the Italian Mafia to the Southern Tier for good.