'Alpacino' of Capone Street Charged With Murder

What are the odds?
By Newser Editors,  Newser Staff
Posted Jul 9, 2014 4:49 PM CDT
In this film image released by Universal Studios Home Entertainment, Al Pacino portrays Tony Montana in a scene from "Scarface."   (AP Photo/ Universal Studios Home Entertainment)

(Newser) – Was this guy fated to show up on the police blotter in a bad way? An Oakland man named Alpacino McDaniels—yeah, go back over that first name again—has been charged with murder in the 2013 slaying of another man, reports the San Francisco Chronicle. The 29-year-old's parents were presumably fans of Al Pacino the actor's work in the Godfather and Scarface. But if that weren't enough to tilt the odds against him, the San Jose Mercury News notes that he lives on Capone Street. (Read more weird crimes stories.)

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