The home that James “Whitey” Bulger called “The Haunty” is for sale, the Globe’s Emily Sweeney and John R. Ellement report.
With an asking price of $3.5 million, 799 East Third St. in South Boston is being marketed as a “development opportunity” in one of the hottest neighborhoods in the city. But what the real estate listing doesn’t say is that it once served as a secret burial ground for Whitey Bulger’s gang.
Back in the early 1980s, the cozy-looking two-story Cape belonged to the brother of Bulger associate Pat Nee, and it had an unfinished dirt-floor basement where three of Bulger’s victims were buried.
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