Murder Incorporated

Friday, May 05, 2006

Martin "Bugsy" Goldstein

Martin (Buggsy) Goldstein (real first name: Meyer) was a member of a murder-for-hire gang made up of low-level Jewish and Italian gangsters working out of Brooklyn N.Y. during the 1930s. This gang came to be known in the news media as Murder Inc. The gang carried out gangland murders in the New York City area under the direction of Lepke Buchalter and Albert Anastasia. Goldstein died in the electric chair in Sing-Sing Prison near midnight on the night of June 12,1941.


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