Reggio, “Jo-Ti” trial on drug trafficking between the Tyrrhenian and Ionian Seas: all 13 convictions redetermined THE NAMES


By John

All redetermined compared to the previous sentence, annulled by the Supreme Court of Cassation, for the recognition of the principle of continuation with a parallel judgment, the thirteen sentences inflicted by the Gup of Reggio Calabria against the defendants of “Jo-Ti” processborn from drug bust carried out between 2003 and 2004 by agents of the “narcotics” section of the Flying Squad. The heart of the accusation, also reiterated in the second trial by the Public Prosecutor of the Anti-Mafia District Directorate of Reggio Calabria, Sara Amerio, with different roles and responsibilities, is having been part of a group that trafficked drugs on the Ionian-Tyrrhenian axis with an operational base in the southern outskirts of the city of Reggio and references in numerous towns in the province of Reggio.

The sentences

Rocco Alvaro, 5 years 10 months and 20 days; Antonino Anile, 5 years 10 months and 20 days; Luigi Chillino, 4 years and 10 months; Domenico Ecelestino, 5 years old; Claudio Fedele, 5 years 10 months and 20 days; Giovanni Ficara, 4 years and 10 months; Orazio Ficara, 14 years and 8 months; Rocco Fabio Ficara, 5 years old; Fabio Forgione, 5 years 10 months and 20 days; Antonio Francesco Maria Lacava, 4 years and 10 months; Maurizio Marino, 10 years 6 months and 20 days; Luca Domenico Praticò, 4 years and 10 months.