The Thundercats pose in a barn with cash from a stolen and broken safe, from left: Daniel Del Toro Jr., Frank Macaluso, standing, and David Lewis. All three were convicted. The ring operated in 1986-87.
The Thundercats pose in a barn with cash from a stolen and broken safe, from left: Daniel Del Toro Jr., Frank Macaluso, standing, and David Lewis. All three were convicted. The ring operated in 1986-87. San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Department San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's
The Thundercats pose in a barn with cash from a stolen and broken safe, from left: Daniel Del Toro Jr., Frank Macaluso, standing, and David Lewis. All three were convicted. The ring operated in 1986-87. San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Department San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's

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