Death of Francesco ‘Franky Boy’ Cali is first targeted killing of a mob boss in city for more than 30 years
The reputed head of New York’s notorious Gambino crime family has been shot dead on Staten Island in the first targeted killing of a mob boss in the city in more than 30 years.
Francesco “Franky Boy” Cali, 53, was found with multiple gunshot wounds to his body at his home in the borough’s Todt Hill section just after 9pm on Wednesday evening. Cali was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead. There have been no arrests.