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Tuesday, 20 May 2014 19:33

Martin Scorcese's Nephew Arrested in Heroin Bust at Staten Island Auto Body Shop

Martin Scorcese's nephew was arrested, accused of dealing heroin at the auto body shop where he works in Staten Island, NY.

Police said Frank Scorcese, 39, of Staten Island, was busted after selling heroin to undercover detectives at Mr. Fix It on April 30, 2014.

Scorcese was charged with drug possession and possession with intent to sell.

One of the sales was in the presence of his boss, John Santillo, 55, of Staten Island.

Authorities said they found eight weapons including two hand guns, five shot guns, and a rifle at Santillo's home. Santillo and his 57-year-old wife Lori were charged with weapons possession.

Scorcese has prior arrests for aggravated unlicensed operation of a vehicle, resisting arrest, criminal possession of a knife, and criminal possession of a controlled substance.

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