Travel agent could be extradited to Italy on mafia charges

A travel agent with alleged mafia links will find out if he is to be extradited to Italy later.

Police say that Domenico Rancadore has been running a travel agency in London since 1993.

Old photo of Domenico Rancadore released by the Metropolitan Police following his arrest last year Credit: Metropolitan Police

He was denied bail following his arrest at him home in Uxbridge, last year after the authorities claimed he had been living under false name for more than 20 years.

Italian prosecutors allege he was a leading figure in the Sicilian mafia who 'systematically murdered anyone who didn't agree with the organisation'.

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Extradition hearing for alleged mafia boss arrested in London

A travel agent with alleged mafia links will find out if he is to be extradited to Italy later. Police say that Domenico Rancadore has been running a travel agency in London since 1993.