Marc Feren Claude Biart, a suspected member of the ‘Ndrangheta Criminal Syndicate from southern Italy, was recently caught by police in the Dominican Republic. The police tracked him down with the help of his own Italian Cooking videos Published on Youtube, according to a Washington Post report.
The 53-year-old Biart is said to have evaded the authorities so far after being arrested on criminal charges in 2014 Drug trafficking for the Cacciola clan of ‘Ndrangheta. The gangster fled with his wife to Boca Chica, a coastal town in the Dominican Republic. He might have stayed out of sight of the law longer if he hadn’t been interested in showcasing his Italian cooking skills on YouTube. While he was careful not to show his face in the videos, his tattoos rattled him out, allowing him to be recognized and arrested.
According to the report, Marc Biart was arrested at Malpensa Airport in Milan after arriving on a flight from Santo Domingo. The international Criminal The police organization, better known as Interpol, confirmed the arrest on Twitter.
Arrested in the Dominican Republic and extradited to Italy: # Ndrangheta refugee Marc Feren Claude Biart, wanted o… https://t.co/cMpvSplwEr
– INTERPOL (@INTERPOL_HQ) 1617101522000
Biart was extradited to Italy after the arrest, a BBC report confirmed. It is also said that he was “wanted by the police for allegedly trafficking cocaine in the Netherlands on behalf of the Cacciola clan of the ‘Ndrangheta mafia. ”