Federal prosecutors nab 127 suspects in Northeast mob sweep

NORWALK - Federal prosecutors rounded up 127 suspects this morning during a major Northeast mafia crackdown.

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder says the FBI nabbed several high-ranking members of the Gambino and Colombo crime families.

Holder says the charges cover decades' worth of offenses, including hits on rival mobsters and a double shooting over a spilled drink.

Full news conference on Northeast mafia crackdown

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