BiographyAlbert Anastasia was the chief executioner crime syndicate, " Murder Inc. ". His relentless brutality made him legendary, and helped him to achieve leadership in one of the most powerful mafia families.
Anastasia came to the United States is somewhere between the 1917th and 1920th and was immediately involved in the operation of the Brooklyn docks. He was arrested in the early 20`s for the murder of a Man, moonlighting in the port, and spent 18 months in a penal colony, " Sing Sing ". He was released when another suspect was detained and four very important witnesses disappear suddenly ended.
Anastasia previously showed his talent to kill ,which helped him move to the top of the current, along with Lewis " Lepke " Buchalterom, " Murder Inc. ". This organization of assassins, was reported to have been responsible for more than 500 deaths, but Anastasia never prosecuted for the killings. Lepke and many others were convicted and sent to prison for these crimes (see. Kid Twist Reles) , but the key witness against the board of the Federal Anastasia disappeared.
Anastasia was partially responsible for the rise to power of Lucky Luciano. When in 1930 Luciano told him his plan to deal with the old Mustache Petes, who deserted from the Mafia, Anastasia said that he waited eight years ,Luciano led to and that he was " going to kill everyone" to Luciano could be on top. Anastasia was power hungry and knew that if Luciano will be headed by a criminal syndicate, it will eventually get a "role". Anastasia was one of four people sent to kill Masseria restaurant in 1931 in Coney Island.