A Murderer's Confession / Organized crime link in 'body-in-the-box' case
An organized-crime enforcer admitted in federal court
yesterday that he murdered a potential informant and stuffed his body in a
plastic chest that was found bobbing off Fire Island in 1994.
As part of a plea-bargain agreement in what became known as "the
body-in-the-box" case, Joseph Pistone, 35, who formerly lived in Huntington and
Farmingdale, also admitted attempting...