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Former FBI agent to speak about hunt for crime boss Whitey Bulger

Media Contact: Dave Lavallee, 401-874-5862

WHO: Bob Fitzpatrick, a former FBI special agent and private investigator who worked on the case of mob boss Whitey Bulger. Fitzpatrick was assigned to “clean up the mess” that Bulger had made in Boston – 19 murders and failure to cooperate in his role as an FBI informant.

WHAT: Fitzpatrick will discuss his FBI experiences at this semester’s final installment of the University of Rhode Island’s Forensic Science Partnership seminar series, titled “Profiling Whitey Bulger's Times and Crimes as an FBI Informant, by the FBI Agent Who Fought to Take Him Down.”

WHEN: Friday, Dec. 9, 3:30 to 5 p.m.

WHERE: University of Rhode Island, Kingston Campus, Pastore Hall, Room 124

HOW: Call Dave Lavallee at 401-874-5862 to make coverage arrangements.