Opening statements heard in mob boss Joel 'Joe Waverly' Cacace's murder trial

Opening statements were heard yesterday in the trial of a Deer Park mob boss accused of having an NYPD officer killed. Prosecutors say Joel "Joe

DEER PARK - Opening statements were heard yesterday in the trial of a Deer Park mob boss accused of having an NYPD officer killed.

Prosecutors say Joel "Joe Waverly" Cacace had an NYPD officer killed because the cop married Cacace's ex-wife.

Officer Ralph Dols was gunned down at his Brooklyn home in August 1997.

Cacace is already serving a 20-year sentence after pleading guilty to ordering the murder of a federal prosecutor in 1987.

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