Friends and Family #36


Original Caption:

Body of Gangster Walter Sage

Brooklyn -- Detectives in Brooklyn and state troopers in Sullivan County went on the hunt for the associates of Walter Sage, ex-hitman of the Abe Reles mob known as Murder, Inc., after Sage's body was found in Swan Lake in the Catskills. Later it was discovered that Sage was killed for skimming money from the mob's slot machine profits in Sullivan County (1937)

2 comments:

estiv said...

Not quite the image usually associated with Swan Lake.

R.H. said...

The cost of stupidity.