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Bruno’s Killer Gets Almost 14 Years in Federal Prison


SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — The man convicted of shooting and killing reputed mobster Al Bruno has been sentenced to over 13 years in federal prison.

Frankie Roche will serve 13 years and 9 months with credit for time already served on charges of murder and racketeering.

Roche has been in jail since December of 2005. He’ll also have 4 years of supervised release.

Roche shot Bruno in November 2003 as Bruno left his weekly card game outside the Mt. Carmel Society in Springfield

  • shawnm5

    Finally some closure….he should of got life though

  • alpinequeen

    Closure for whom? Big Al? His crime family?

  • maddog1952

    Your kidding me, All that tax payers money and that’s all he gets. Wow what a Christmas present for him. Three meals a day and a roof over his head plus a flat screen TV What a deal. Oops I forgot, Nice state of the art gym also, Maybe we should pay him to.