A man was beaten to death in front of a bar that is home turf to “Mob Wives” regular bartender ANGELA “BIG ANG” RAIOLA.
NBC News New York reported that police responded to a 911 call Sunday approximately 3:30 a.m. Sunday at the Drunken Monkey Bar & Grill on Staten Island.
NYPD found 46-year-old Abdou Cisse lying on the sidewalk outside the bar featured on the VH1 reality TV series.
The Staten Island Advance reported that the bar owner’s Sallyann Lombarid, said the victim was a regular customer who died trying to assist the bar’s bouncer kick out a trio of drunken hooligans.
An NYPD spokesman said a witness spotted Cisse trying to calm down another man outside the bar. But the other man punched him in the face, knocking him to the ground before fleeing in an unidentified vehicle.
Cops declared him dead on the scene. No arrests have been made and investigation is underway. “Big Ang” Raiola was not believed to be tending bar the night of the incident.