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   An old murder, an elderly gangster and a 70-year war on organized crime take center stage Wednesday in Boston federal court, as a former head of the New England Mafia, Frank Salemme, goes on trial. He’s charged in connection with the 1993 disappearance of a South Boston nightclub manager, Steven DiSarro, whose remains were found in Rhode Island in 2016. The
  More than $1,000 worth of heroin was seized in a Wednesday traffic stop conducted by members of the Halifax/South Boston Regional Narcotics and Gang Task Force. According to a task force news release, members of the force initiated a traffic stop after they observed 52-year-old Joe Belt Allred Jr. of Scottsburg traveling on Route […]