Crime Scene Photography · New York · Newspaper clippings

Vintage crime scene photography: gangster Dominick Didato murdered

August 6, 1936
Manhattan, New York
Gangster, gambler, and bookie Dominick Didato (alias Terry Burns) is shot outside a restaurant

The investigators believed gangland vengeance was to blame for Didato’s murder; Didato was one of 4 killings in 3 weeks to have some connection to the criminal underworld. According to the Daily News (Aug. 7, 1936), Didato was struck in his neck, temple, heart, and ear.


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Wausau Daily Record-Herald, Aug. 7 1936


Daily News, Aug. 7 1936

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