Why did Julianna Farrait killed her husband Frank Lucas?

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Julianna Farrait is the widow of the late American drug lord and kingpin named Frank Lucas. Just like her husband Juliana is also heavily present in the drug trade. She was arrested while selling drugs back in 2010. In addition, she has had numerous arrests for being in this crime syndicate.

But after the death of her husband, Julianna has been very underground. She hasn’t done any crimes lately. So, where is she now and what is she doing? Let us find out today.

When was Julianna born?

Julianna was born as Julie Farrait. She is the wife of the late gangster named Frank Lucas. Juliana was born in the year 1941 in Puerto Rico. Currently, she is 80 years old.

Ferrait only got big in media after she married Lucas. We have no information about her childhood life but a lot of information about her relationship with Frank. So, let us move on to that!

Related to the late criminal Frank Lucas

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As we mentioned, Julianna was married to Frank Lucas until he died. It was her only marriage and she hasn’t remarried after Lucas’ death. She became famous for being a spouse of a criminal. The pair got married in the ’60s at a private wedding ceremony. They are commonly referred to as the black Bonnie & Clyde because of the uncanny resemblance of their story with Booby and Clyde’s story.

They first met in Puerto Rico, Frank was on vacation when they met. The two liked each other and started to date. While together, they became a part of many drug dealings and earned a really huge reputation as a notorious drug trafficking couple.

Until 2019, the two were married but in the May of 2019, Frank died. He was 88 years old when he died. They also have children together so, let us see what their children are doing these days.

Children With Frank Lucas

Julianna and Frank are parents to six children in total. Their names are Frank Lucas Jr., Francine Lucas-Sinclair, Candace Lucas, Ray Lucas, Ruby Lucas, Betty Lucas, and Tony Walters. All of these kids are the couple’s kids as both of them don’t have any other relationship with anyone.

The kids are grown up today but they are not involved in any type of crimes as their parents. The duo kept them away from the world of Mafia and Drugs. Their eldest son Frank is actually an actor and does pretty well for himself. He has appeared in TV Series like Night Bird.

One of their daughters manages and runs a non-profit organization that looks after children who have got jailed parents. This is a very great job she has done.

Julianna was Arrested for Selling Cocaine

From the first time she met Frank, Julianna has been in the drug trade. She has served in prison multiple times because of her crimes. Most recently, she was arrested in 2010 when police found her selling almost 2 Kgs of Cocaine. She was busted at a hotel in Puerto Rico.

She was in a hotel room trying to sell the drugs when she was caught by the officials in the DEA. It was found that the Federal Agents in New York were following and spying on her since 2009. For this crime, Julianna was sentenced to prison for almost 5 years.

In addition, she had been arrested many times in the year 1975. She was caught in money laundering and various other crimes. Frank was sent to 40 years of Prison back then.

At least the pair had a biopic about them. Their lives were portrayed in the 2007 movie named American Gangster. Denzel Washington played the role of  Lucas in the movie.

Julianna Lived in Luxury

Julianna lived in luxury with her husband. They had all the money in the world to live a very luxurious life. The pair had expensive cars, nightclub passes, and designer clothes.

Ferrait even went to see a Muhammad Ali match in the 70s. She was a well-known drug lord back in the day. She used to wear expensive fur. Juliana also had a chinchilla coat and hat. Even her expensive coat was worth more than $100,000 and the hat was worth around $25,000.

Where is Julianna Farrait Now?

In the year 2012,  the court sentenced Juliana to five years of imprisonment. She came out of jail in 2017. She has not made appearances since she got released.

Right now, Julianna is living a private life away from the media. She has quite a life of crime and now lives happily with her children.

How much Is Julianna Farrait’s worth?

When Julianna was at the peak of making money with the drug trade, she made around $1million dollar per day with her husband. Today, she has a significant amount of money in the bank. Her total net worth is around that $53 million marks as of 2021.

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