NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police in the Bronx were investigating a possible mob hit late Thursday.
Sources tell CBS2 a man linked to the Bonanno crime family was shot dead at a McDonald’s drive-thru on Webster Avenue in the Claremont section.READ MORE: New York City Public Schools To Increase COVID Testing, Relax Quarantine Rules
Investigators identified the victim as 71-year-old Sylvester Zottola.READ MORE: FBI Executes Search Warrant At Home Of Gabby Petito's Fiance Brian Laudrie
He was reportedly shot once in the head, three times in the chest, and once more in the shoulder.
In July, Zottola’s 41-year-old son, Salvatore, was also shot in the Bronx but survived. It wasn’t confirmed if that shooting was mob-related.MORE NEWS: 13 Hospitalized After Exposure To Dangerous Fumes At YMCA Pool In New Rochelle
Sources say the shooter sped away in a grey vehicle on nearby Clay Avenue.