` – The voice of the super fugitive Matteo Messina Denaro in the recording of a hearing in a trial on March 18, 1993 in the court of Marsala.
The document was presented exclusively by Tg1 and was discovered by an anti-mafia association in the archives of the court of Marsala.
At the time of registration Matteo Messina Denaro was 31 years old and only two and a half months later he would become a fugitive.
For 28 years the audio with his voice remained in a cassette in the court archive without anyone noticing.
This is the testimony of Messina Denaro per un murder of the mafia in the Trapani area as part of the “Accardo Giuseppe +30” trial.
At the beginning of the registration, the fugitive is heard indicating his personal details. The audio of about 30 minutes ends with the judge telling Messina Denaro that he can go and he replies: “Thanks to you, good morning”.
de Raho, important audio for comparisons
“Hearing the voice of Matteo Messina Denaro is very important. There have been investigative activities against him for years, the Carabinieri, the Police and the Finance Police have sound documents that are also suitable for comparisons and comparisons where necessary. “The national anti-mafia and anti-terrorism prosecutor Federico Cafiero de Raho speaks to Tg1 about the unreleased audio tape with the testimony of the boss in an old trial broadcast in the 8pm edition.
“Over the years – recalled de Raho – they have been Hundreds of people belonging to the network that favored their inaction were arrested and three billion euros were seized: the effort and commitment that the State invests in his arrest are enormous, there are many investigative lines developed by the various police forces under the coordination of the Palermo district attorney. It’s something we rely heavily on. “