Wednesday, November 18, 2015

HA Salvatore Cazzetta linked to Amaya Inc. - Update VII

MONTREAL — A jailed Hells Angels kingpin, a prominent criminal lawyer and the son of a deceased Mafia boss were among some 45 people arrested Thursday as police targeted the triumvirate of biker gangs, the Mob and street gangs.

Maurice (Mom) Boucher, imprisoned for life in the killings of two prison guards, was arrested and faces a charge of conspiracy to commit murder in an alleged plot to kill Raynald Desjardins, himself incarcerated for the slaying of a rival Mob boss.

Others arrested Thursday included Leonardo Rizzuto, 46, the son of deceased Mob boss Vito Rizzuto; Loris Cavaliere, 61, the longtime lawyer for the Rizzuto family; and Salvatore Cazzetta, 60, an influential biker gang member.

Raynald Desjardins, who was arrested in December 2011 and charged with 1st-degree murder
Police say they have seized $1.2 million, seven kilograms of cocaine, 41 weapons, 122 cellphones and one Harley-Davidson motorcycle since the investigation began.