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Case File 1505DMPA


Michael Avicolli
Missing since April 3, 1996 from Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
Classification: Missing

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: June 26, 1943
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 52 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 5'8"; 170 lbs.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: White male. Brown hair; brown eyes.
  • Marks, Scars: Tattoo of bird on upper right arm.
  • Dentals: Available

Circumstances of Disappearance
Avicolli was last seen leaving his residence in Philadelphia at 10:30 AM on April 3, 1996.
Former mob boss Ralph Natale, cooperated with federal authorities in 2001, providing information into the disappearance of mob associate Michael Avicolli, who Natale said was shot and buried in northern New Jersey for having an affair with the wife of another mobster.
Avicolli never returned to his residence and his vehicle has never been recovered.

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:

Philadelphia Police Department
Long-Term Missing Persons Unit

Agency Case Number: 96-01-7850

Source Information:
Philadelphia Police Department
Namus MP #7240
American Mafia 2/19/01

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