“Criminal patriarch” Boris Komin, better known as Borya Ushaty, died in the United States at the age of 96. The deceased was considered the oldest and main American kingpin.
Boris Komin was born in 1927 in Stalino (now Donetsk), writes the radio station “Moscow speaking”. The authority became one of the first Soviet thieves who moved to the United States for permanent residence in the 70s. According to a number of media reports, Borya Ushaty was considered the keeper of thieves’ traditions and had such a great weight in the criminal environment that he was out of the ratings and enjoyed unquestioned authority.