John Callahan - FOX 35 News Orlando

John Callahan

Posted: Updated:

Age: 45

Date of Death: Aug. 2, 1982

Manner: The Winchester resident and former President of World Jai Alai was found shot to death inside a car in Miami.

Callahan sold Jai Alai to Roger Wheeler after he became the subject of an investigation into his alleged connection to members of the mob underworld. Callahan later denied any involvement with the Winter Hill Gang in a statement to the Boston Globe.

John Martorano confessed to murdering Callahan amid concerns that he could implicate the gang in the murder of Roger Wheeler.

Powered by WorldNow

35 Skyline Drive
Lake Mary, FL 32746

Phone: (407) 644-3535
News Tips: (866) 55-FOX35

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices