Lucchese Mafia Hitman Frankie Pasqua Tells His Violent Life Story (Full Interview)

In this VladTV exclusive, Frankie Pasqua detailed his time as a former hitman for the Lucchese crime family. As a third-generation mobster, he explained why his family started with the Gambinos before switching to the Lucchese. Despite studying pre-med in college, Pasqua soon dropped out and helped run a prostitution ring in addition to providing protection for one of the Bonanno family’s biggest drug dealers. He described his time in prison and his torture tactics and hits as a hitman. Pasqua also described how his father snitched on him before he himself ended up cooperating with the feds. After cooperating, Pasqua avoided a life sentence and served five years in prison due to drug charges. Check out the above interview to hear him describe his time as a mafia hitman.

Frankie Pasqua Explains Why It’s Impossible to Have the Mafia Today (Part 15)

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Part 14: https://youtu.be/w_E5j8tYOUs
Part 1: https://youtu.be/LuHtQyx_P54
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In this clip, Frankie Pasqua detailed why it’s impossible for the Mob to thrive in today’s technological and legal climate. He described how many of the fictionalized gangster stories in film and television today are based on street activity from the 1950s and 1960s. Frankie urged kids to invest their time in school and securing legal sources of income to avoid things he and others of his ilk have experienced.

Frankie Pasqua on Why He Didn’t Kill His Father for Snitching on Him (Part 14)

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Part 13: https://youtu.be/4ebU-j8Vgl0
Part 1: https://youtu.be/LuHtQyx_P54
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In the latest clip, Frankie Pasqua described getting out prison in March 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic. He talked about being relocated by the FBI and not knowing if there’s a price on his head. Pasqua also admitted that being a snitch wears on him before explaining why he didn’t kill his father for snitching on him. He also addressed snitching in the mafia and how bosses end up cooperating and not rewarding mobsters for not snitching once they’re released.

Frankie Pasqua on Getting 2 Mafia Guys Life Sentences with His Cooperation (Part 13)

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Part 12: https://youtu.be/36XiLnQXL7w
Part 1: https://youtu.be/LuHtQyx_P54
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In the latest clip, Frankie Pasqua broke down his proffer agreement. After originally facing a 40-year minimum, he ended up only serving three years. He explained that he admitted to all of his crimes so the feds couldn’t discover new information and prosecute him later on. Pasqua also highlighted getting two men life sentences and claimed he doesn’t feel good about it but he also doesn’t care.

Frankie Pasqua on Contacting Feds After Being Asked to Kill Bonanno Mafia Boss (Part 11)

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Part 10: https://youtu.be/rk9NRiTSjXA
Part 1: https://youtu.be/LuHtQyx_P54
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In the latest clip, Frankie Pasqua described the chain of events that led to his cooperation with the feds. After initially reaching out to the feds in 2013 with information about Michael Meldish’s murder, he abandoned the plan after the feds couldn’t promise they’d get his kids out of his parents’ custody. Years later, Pasqua caught a drug charge in Mississippi and was transferred to New York where he connected with other incarcerated mobsters. There, he was asked to carry out a hit on Bonanno boss Michael Mancuso and decided to reach out to the feds again.

Frankie Pasqua on Cooperating wtih Feds After His Father Snitched on Him (Part 10)

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Part 9: https://youtu.be/JQvOTBKducU
Part 1: https://youtu.be/LuHtQyx_P54
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In the latest clip, Frankie Pasqua explained the situation that led to him working with the feds. After revealing his doctor shopping operation and insurance scam to his father in hopes of getting made, he said his father tried to talk him out of the operations. Pasqua also said hearing his parents snitch on him in recorded audio caused him to call the feds in order to leave mob life for good. When describing his experience working with the feds, Pasqua admitted that they didn’t do him any favors.

Frankie Pasqua Describes Killing Purple Gang Leader Michael Meldish (Part 9)

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Part 8: https://youtu.be/QBk1eLG58Lc
Part 1: https://youtu.be/LuHtQyx_P54
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In the latest clip, Frankie Pasqua detailed the night Michael Meldish was murdered. Prior to describing the hit, Pasqua revealed Lucchese boss Matthew Madonna ordered the hit. Despite hearing reasons he felt were lies, Pasqua believes the hit was ordered after Mike disrespected Matt over a payment issue. He added that Matt threatened to kill Mike in public and, therefore, had to carry out the hit. Pasqua described carrying out the hit with several others, including his father, and briefly feeling like he was the actual target. However, the hit on Mike was carried out by a close friend whom Mike used to drive to chemotherapy.

Frankie Pasqua on Lucchese Mafia Telling Him to Kill Purple Gang Leader (Part 8)

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Part 7: https://youtu.be/cGJle45Qyw8
Part 1: https://youtu.be/LuHtQyx_P54
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In the latest clip, Frankie Pasqua talked the mob asking him to carry out a hit on Purple Gang leader Michael Meldish after Pasqua had just completed a five-year stint in prison. He recalled being conflicted by the request, considering his friendship with Mike’s brother Joey, but ultimately knew he had no choice in the matter. Pasqua decided to work with the government in order to escape mob life after receiving the request and told viewers not to start a family if they want to be a gangster. As the clip concludes, he also describes living in protective since being released from prison.

Frankie Pasqua on The Purple Gang Killing 200+ People, Dismembering Bodies (Part 7)

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Part 6: https://youtu.be/BP9ztS-8Hmo
Part 1: https://youtu.be/LuHtQyx_P54
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In the latest clip, Frankie Pasqua detailed the mob’s hit on Purple Gang leader Michael Meldish. Pasqua described the Purple Gang as a crew that worked with all of the families and almost became the sixth family. The Purple Gang was known for their ruthlessness and Pasqua added that Mike’s brother, Joey, was linked to between 70-200 dead bodies. He called the mob cowards and claimed they would not have ordered a hit on Mike if Joey weren’t locked up. Pasqua also noted that many Purple Gang members ended up becoming captains and bosses of other mafia families.

Frankie Pasqua on Cutting a Snitch in Jail With Knife Made Out of a Tuna Can (Part 6)

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Part 5: https://youtu.be/EoNUBIeVpZc
Part 1: https://youtu.be/LuHtQyx_P54
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In the latest clip, Frankie Pasqua described making a weapon out of a tuna can and using it to cut up a snitch in prison. He stated that mafia gangs don’t pay members for accomplishing hits. Instead, members are led to believe they’ll become made men or they’re offered lucrative opportunities in exchange for the hits. Pasqua also described camping out in a storm for three days during failed hit in order to get his friend "straightened out" by the Genovese family.