? to 1953.
Petrilli was a minor hood who associated with Joe Valachi. Petrilli became a made Mafia member before Valachi did and figures prominently in Valachi's recollections of his Mafia career.
Petrilli appears to have ratted on some of his former associates as the U.S. deported him to Italy. He was murdered shortly after secretly re-entering the U.S. in 1953.
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