crimes and misdemeanors

Lucali’s Owner Opens Up About Stabbing Incident

Mark Iacono, the owner of Carroll Gardens’ beloved Lucali pizzeria, talked to Grub Street about the thing that made him more famous than his pizza: last year’s stabbing incident, in which a guy named Benny Geritano took a knife to him multiple times. Iacono says, contrary to rumor, it wasn’t about a girl, and that he wishes people wouldn’t say he’s in the mob. “I know everybody loves a good mafia story but … that stuff doesn’t even really exist anymore; it’s in the past.”

Lucali’s Owner Opens Up About Stabbing Incident