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Reputed Philadelphia mob boss Joey Merlino was arrested in Florida Thursday as part of a sweeping East Coast mob takedown that snared dozens of alleged mafia members.

The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York announced that 46 La Cosa Nostra members, leaders and associates were charged in a federal racketeering indictment. The FBI said the defendants include members of four New York crime families-Genovese, Gambino, Lucchese, and Bonanno. Read more by going here: http://www.philly.com/philly/news/20160805_Joey_Merlino_arrested_in_federal_mob_crackdown.html