Greedy, well-armed and guided by a ruthless sense of loyalty to mob values, these are among the deadliest mafiosi in the history of Cosa Nostra in America.
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On November 12, 1941, feared Murder, Inc. hitman-turned-informant Abe "Kid Twist" Reles was found dead from a fall from a hotel window. The evidence suggested that Reles had been pushed, earning him the epithet "The canary who sang, but couldn’t fly." The story of the organization that carried out Mob assassinations.
On June 20, 1947, infamous mobster Bugsy Siegel, who played a major role in the development of Las Vegas, was shot multiple times through the window of his Beverly Hills home. No one was charged with his killing.