Report: Notorious Boston gangster Whitey Bulger killed in prison
UPDATE: Reports say James "Whitey" Bulger was found dead Tuesday after being transferred to a West Virginia prison.
According to the Boston Globe, a fellow inmate with Mafia ties is being investigated for the slaying at the US Penitentiary Hazelton.
Overnight reports suggested a male inmate was slain overnight at the maximum security prison where Bulger, 89, was being held. An official had said that a person was killed but couldn't confirm the identity at the time.
*****BOSTON (AP) - Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger has been moved again to a prison in West Virginia.
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