Francesco "Frankie Boy" Kali, the 53-year-old famed boss of the Gambino family, was shot Wednesday night in front of his home in Staten Island, New York, making him the highest figure of a suspect motif
was shot several times in the torso in the Todd Hill section of Stathon Island at about 21
Cally's neighbor told the New York Times he heard a shot of about seven shots just after 21:00
– he said, the 58-year-old who identified himself as Salvatore.
No arrests were made, as the police continue to investigate the shooting. New York police say they are looking for a suspect who has left the scene in a blue truck, WNBC-TV reported.
CHICAGO AL CAPONE HOME FOR SALE OF THE 90-YEAR OF ST.
Kali became Chief of the Criminal Family in 2015, replacing the then 68-year-old Domenico Cefalux, according to the New York Daily News.
"He was a really quiet boss of the old school," said the police source, telling Cali.
Kali was considered to be a unifying figure in the family who is attributed to the recruitment of new immigrant gangsters from Italy and focuses on trade in heroin and oxycantine, Post said.
Kali, who had roots in Sicily and is linked to the Sicilian mafia, is the most high-profile figure in organized crime to be killed. in New York City in 1985, when Paul Ul Castellano was murdered outside Manhattan's Spark Steakhouse, according to WPIX-TV.