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Nicky Barnes

AKA Leroy Antonio Barnes

Born: 15-Oct-1933
Birthplace: Harlem, NY
Died: 2012
Cause of death: Cancer - unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Criminal

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Heroin kingpin, Mr. Untouchable

Died under witness protection in 2012. The world does not learn this until 2019.

Wife: Thelma Grant (div., two daughters)

    Drug Possession: Heroin
    Murder (arrested)
    Bribery (arrested)
    Conspiracy 1977 (to distribute heroin, life sentence, released 1998)
    Witness Protection 1998
    Risk Factors: Heroin

    Mr. Untouchable (26-Oct-2007) · Himself

Author of books:
Mr. Untouchable: The Rise, Fall, and Resurrection of Heroin's Teflon Don (2007, memoir)

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