'Ndrangheta boss Vittorio Raso arrested in Spain

Caught with false papers at a routine traffic stop in Catalonia

22 June, 15:23

    Calabrian 'Ndrangheta mafia boss Vittorio Raso just after his arrest in Barcelona in october 2020 Calabrian 'Ndrangheta mafia boss Vittorio Raso just after his arrest in Barcelona in october 2020

    MADRID - Calabrian 'Ndrangheta mafia boss Vittorio Raso was arrested in Spain Tuesday night, El Pais reported Wednesday.

    Raso was caught with false papers at a routine traffic stop at Castelldefels in Catalonia, the Spanish daily said.

    He had been arrested in Spain in 2020 but went on the run.

    A leading figure in the Calabria Mob in Turin, Raso is wanted for drug trafficking, extortion and other mafia crimes.

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