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Witness in Whitey Bulger trial: Hit was like 'a firing squad'
Witness in Whitey Bulger trial: Hit was like 'a firing squad'

BOSTON -- A man who survived a wild shooting told jurors at James "Whitey" Bulger's racketeering trial on Friday that it felt like "a firing squad hit us" when a car he was in was struck by more than 100 bullets. Frank Capizzi said he was riding in the back seat behind Albert Plummer when the car was shot up in March 1973. Capizzi was shot multiple times. Plummer, a member of a rival gang, was killed. Capizzi testified that he soon left Boston out of fear. PHOTOS: The hunt for James "Whitey" Bulger When Bulger's lawyer began to question him, Capizzi invoked his 5th Amendment right against self-incrimination. The 83-year-old Bulger is...

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