Indictment in notorious 1978 JFK Lufthansa heist

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Indictment in notorious 1978 JFK Lufthansa heist

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A federal racketeering indictment has been issued in the 1978 Lufthansa (LOOFT'-hahn-zuh) robbery at New York's Kennedy International Airport, a notorious heist featured in the Martin Scorsese movie "Goodfellas."

The five defendants named Thursday include Vincent Asaro, of Howard Beach in Queens, an alleged captain in the Bonanno crime family. Information on his attorney was not immediately available. (AP)

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