|New York|  Dominick Cutaia

Birth: November 22, 1936

Death: /

Domenico "Danny" Cutaia is a Brooklyn mafioso and captain in the Lucchese crime family. Cutaia's crew is based in Brooklyn, and he became a leader in the Brooklyn faction of the Luccheses after the takedowns of captains George Conte, George Zapolla, and Frank "Frankie Bones" Papagni. Cutaia was busted for loan sharking in the mid-1990s, and has steared clear from trouble since. His son Salvatore is a Lucchese soldier, as is his son-in-law John Baudanza. Baudanza was busted in 2006 for operating a multi-million dollar stock fraud scam in conjunction with the Colombo crime family, of which part of the profits were funneled to Cutaia, who was not charged with any crimes.

On February 28, 2008, Cutaia was indicted together with his son Salvatore (b. 1959), son-in-law John Baudnza and 6 other members and associates of the Family. Cutaia, Baudanza and associate Victor Sperber (b. 1950) face maximum prison terms of 30 years. His son and three others could face up to 20 years.

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