Nicholas DeGidio, DeCavalcante Family Associate, Pleads Guilty to Selling Half-Kilo of Cocaine to Undercover Fed
NEWARK, NJ - Today in Newark Federal Court, Nicholas DeGidio, of Union, admitted his role in distributing more than one-half a kilo of cocaine, US Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced. DeGidio, 37, was named by the US Attorney as a known associate of the DeCavalcante organized crime family of La Cosa Nostra. He pleaded guilty before US District Judge William H. Walls.
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For pleading guilty, DeGidio could receive:
Sentencing is currently scheduled for Sept. 29, 2015
Fishman credited the following in leading to today’s plea:
The US Government is represented by: