Frank Lucas | $ 1.5 Million
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Frank Lucas Net Worth

United States
Net Worth $ 1.5 Million
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Born on: 9th Sep 30 Born in: United States Marital status: Married Occupation: Organized Crime Boss/Drug Trafficker
Frank Lucas  net worth is estimated at  $1.5 million. Frank Lucas was particularly known for cutting out middlemen in the drug trade and buying heroin directly from his source in the Golden Triangle. Frank Lucas, former heroin dealer was an American organized crime boss who operated in Harlem during the late 1960s and early 1970s. Frank Lucas' criminal career began when he became Johnson's driver for 15 years. Frank Lucas  net worth began to accumulate after Johnson's death, Lucas broke the monopoly of  the Italian Mafia in New York. He then met former U.S. Army sergeant Leslie "Ike" Atkinson, a country boy from Goldsboro, North Carolina. In 2000, Lucas said they made 28 copies of the government coffins except it was fixed with false bottoms, big enough to load up with six up to eight kilos of heroin.  Lucas smuggled the drugs into the country with this direct link from Asia saying in exaggeration that he made US$1 million per day selling drugs on 116th Street in New York, this significant amount has contributed a lot to Frank Lucas  net worth. Lucas was quoted saying: his heroin, "Blue Magic", was 98-100% pure when shipped from Thailand and he was worth  $52 million", most of it in Cayman Islands banks. Frank Lucas  net worth  margin allowed him to buy property all over the country, including office buildings in Detroit, and apartments in Los Angeles and Miami. He also bought a several-thousand-acre ranch in North Carolina on which he ranged 300 head of Black Angus cattle, including a breeding bull worth $125,000. In January 1975 Lucas was arrested and was later convicted of both Federal and New Jersey state drug violations. The following year Lucas was sentenced to 70 years in prison. In 1981, after 5 years in custody, his 40-year Federal term and 30-year state term were reduced to time served plus lifetime parole. In 1984, Lucas was caught and convicted of trying to exchange one ounce of heroin and $13,000 for one kilogram of cocaine and was sentence of seven years. In 1991, Lucas was released from prison. In 2007, Lucas’ life was dramatized by Universal Pictures crime film American Gangster in which he was portrayed by Denzel Washington. The film grossed more than $US127 million which in return became an A+ to Frank Lucas  net worth. But according to Sterling Johnson, Jr., a federal judge, the film was "one percent reality and ninety-nine percent Hollywood."
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Lucas married Julianna Farrait who is a homecoming queen from Puerto Rico. The couple often bought each other expensive gifts, including a coat for which she paid $125,000 and another $40,000 cash for a matching hat.

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