Rare photo of former Colombo consigliere. Carmine Sessa, alias Carmine Marletta (born 1951) is an Italian-American mobster, chef and hitman who became the consigliere of the Brooklyn-based Colombo crime family and played a key role in the family from 1991 to 1993. Sessa later became a government witness.
Colombo goon Ralph Scopo Jr. (center) died at 63, avoiding conviction on extortion charges.. Feds 110, Colombo crime family 1. That’s the scorecard for the government in its historic takedown of the city’s five Mafia families in January 2011.