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'''Fredo Volpe''' is a 42-year old [[capo]] in the [[Messina Family]] who has been a [[LCPD in GTA IV Era|police]] informant since 1998. His LCPD profile states that he has collected thousands of hours of wire tap evidence. He has a brother named [[Mark Volpe]], who was believed to have sliced the tongue from a Messina member for hinting that Fredo was a possible informant. [[Rudy D'Avanzo]], deceased cross-dressing mobster found out that there was an informant in the ranks, but sent the assassin, [[Huang Lee]] after the wrong man in [[Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars]], this man being [[Jimmy Capra]].
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'''Fredo Volpe''' is a character in the ''[[Grand Theft Auto]]'' series, mentioned in the [[LCPD Database]] in ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]''.
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Fredo Volpe is a [[capo]] in the [[Messina Family]] who has been a [[LCPD in GTA IV Era|police]] informant since 1998. His LCPD profile states that he has collected thousands of hours of wire tap evidence. He is the brother of fellow capo [[Mark Volpe]], who was believed to have sliced the tongue from a Messina member for hinting that Fredo was a possible informant.
   
 
==LCPD Database information==
 
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==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
 
*The name "Volpe" means "fox" in Italian, which is quite ironic with his sneaky actions (informing the police).
 
*The name "Volpe" means "fox" in Italian, which is quite ironic with his sneaky actions (informing the police).
*In real life the Volpe brothers were racketeers from Turtle Creek Valley, Pittsburgh who had ties to the Pittsburgh crime family during the Prohibition era.
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*In ''[[GTA Chinatown Wars]]'', [[Rudy D'Avanzo]] found out that there was an informant in the ranks, but sent the assassin, [[Huang Lee]] after the wrong man - [[Jimmy Capra]].
*It is possible that he and his brother are based on cousins Frank and Edward Lino who were both Capos in the Mafia, one of which (Frank Lino) turned informant against Bonnano boss Joe Massino in 2006.
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*It is possible that Fredo and his brother are based on cousins Frank and Edward Lino who were both Capos in the Mafia, one of which, Frank, turned informant against Bonnano boss Joe Massino in 2006.
   
 
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Revision as of 09:41, July 23, 2013

Fredo Volpe is a character in the Grand Theft Auto series, mentioned in the LCPD Database in Grand Theft Auto IV.

Fredo Volpe is a capo in the Messina Family who has been a police informant since 1998. His LCPD profile states that he has collected thousands of hours of wire tap evidence. He is the brother of fellow capo Mark Volpe, who was believed to have sliced the tongue from a Messina member for hinting that Fredo was a possible informant.

LCPD Database information

Surname: Volpe

First Name: Fredo

Age: 42

Place of Birth: Dukes, Liberty City

Affiliations: Messina Crime Family

Criminal Record:

  • 1982 - Accessory to Murder
  • 1983 - Possession Controlled Substance: Heroin
  • 1985 - Armed Robbery
  • 1986 - Armed Robbery
  • 1993 - Extortion
  • 1995 - Grand Larceny
  • 1998 - Possession Controlled Substance: Tranquilizers

Notes:

  • Police informant since 1998.
  • Has collected thousands of hours of wiretap evidence. Should be enough to bring down the entire Messina Syndicate when arrests are made in the new years.
  • Younger brother of Mark Anthony Volpe. Another Capo in the Messina family.
  • Agreed to become an informant when evidence of plot by senior family members to castrate him was revealed.

Trivia

  • The name "Volpe" means "fox" in Italian, which is quite ironic with his sneaky actions (informing the police).
  • In GTA Chinatown Wars, Rudy D'Avanzo found out that there was an informant in the ranks, but sent the assassin, Huang Lee after the wrong man - Jimmy Capra.
  • It is possible that Fredo and his brother are based on cousins Frank and Edward Lino who were both Capos in the Mafia, one of which, Frank, turned informant against Bonnano boss Joe Massino in 2006.

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