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Crime History: Famed Mafia hit man gets whacked by his own

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On this day, Jan. 10, in 1983, Mafia hit man Roy DeMeo, leader of a gang suspected of killing more than 150 people, was assassinated by his own Gambino crime family. DeMeo perfected the "The Gemini Method" of execution, named for the Gemini Lounge in Brooklyn where the killings were carried out. Typically, DeMeo approached the target with a silenced pistol in one hand and a towel in the other....

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