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DEA Social Club Raid Was Supposed to Crash Mafia Induction, Not Xmas Party

Jerry Capeci | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jerry Capeci

A snitch told the feds that a Christmas party at a Brooklyn social club was going to be an induction ceremony for an up and coming wannabe wiseguy in the Bonanno crime family.

DEA Grinches Spoil Bonanno Family Christmas Party

Jerry Capeci | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jerry Capeci

Just as the holiday crowd at the Banner Social Club in Brooklyn -- it included three Bonanno wiseguys -- began to unwind, shotgun-toting party poopers with search warrants arrived.