Whitey Bulger

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James "Whitey" Bulger
Mugshot taken after arrest, 2011
FBI Ten Most Wanted Fugitives
Charges
Description
Born James Joseph Bulger Jr.
(1929-09-03) September 3, 1929 (age 88)
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.
Parents
  • James Joseph Bulger Sr.
  • Jane Veronica "Jean" Bulger (née McCarthy)
Siblings
Status
Penalty Two life terms plus five years, forfeiture of $25.2 million, $19.5 million restitution
Added August 19, 1999
Caught June 22, 2011[1]
Number 458
Captured

James Joseph "Whitey" Bulger, Jr. (born September 3, 1929) is an American former mob boss that worked out of South Boston, Massachusetts. He was on the ten top most wanted fugitives in the United States from 1999 until 2011. His story was on America's Most Wanted on FOX. He was captured by police on 22 June 2011.[1][2][3]

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