Reputed Philadelphia mob boss Joseph (Skinny Joey) Merlino’s claim that he gave up crime is as thin as his nickname, a prosecutor said.
Reputed Philadelphia mob boss "Skinny Joey's" racketeering trial will be postponed until the end of January following his heart problems.
Dozens of wiseguys, including Philly crime boss Joseph "Joey" Merlino, were busted by the feds Thursday morning in a massive takedown.
A Manhattan juror became the latest informant to rat on reputed mob boss “Skinny Joey” Merlino.
Joseph “Skinny Joey” Merlino’s courtroom claim that he gave up his role as Philly’s leading mob boss didn’t carry much weight.