His life of crime was entangled with many legal battles and was in and out of prison on several occasions before becoming an informant. He died on May 30, 2019.
How much money did they take from Frank Lucas?
During an arrest in January of 1975 Lucas’s house in Teaneck New Jersey was raided by a task force consisting of 10 agents from the United States Drug Enforcement Administration and an additional 10 detectives from the New York Police Department.
During the raid of his house authorities found $584,683 in cash, however, Frank Lucas claims an amount of eleven million which was temporarily stored in his attic was also seized but never reported by the agents who conducted the.
Those claims have not been proven to date.