Roger Touhy, a Capone rival, moments after a mob hit at 125 N. Lotus. The murder occurred just weeks after Touhy finished serving 26 years in prison. He had been framed by Capone for the kidnapping of Max Factor’s brother.
Olempio “Ole Scully” Scalzitti, murdered by the Black Hand in a restaurant at 1421 W Taylor St. before he could testify in a kidnapping trial, 1928, Chicago. Five of his crew had their arms and heads broken with baseball bats during the same attack.
Mugshot of the ruthless Tony Spilotro, enforcer for the Chicago Outfit in Las Vegas, 1979, Chicago.
Tony met his end by being savagely beaten in Bensenville, then driven to Indiana and buried alive with his brother in a cornfield. Joe Pesci’s character, Nicky Santoro in Martin Scorsese’s Casino, was based on Spilotro.