UPDATE 10/21 6:58pm
A self-professed hit man says he was hired to kill the prosecution's star witness to cover tracks in the gangland-style slaying of former SunCruz casino owner "Gus" Boulis.
Paul Brandreth testifying Tuesday that Anthony "Little Tony" Ferrari hired him to kill James "Pudgy" Fiorillo.
Fiorillo has pleaded guilty for his part in Boulis' murder and is testifying against his former cohorts .
The defense tried to discredit Brandreth making frequent references to his lengthy rap sheet and drug history.
An attorney's illness leads to a mistrial in a very high-profile murder case.
A Broward judge issued the order Thursday for Anthony "Big Tony" Moscatiello's trial.
His lawyer has been ill, causing previous delays. No word on when the new trial will begin.
However the trial will continue for Anthony "Little Tony" Ferrari.
Both men are charged with first-degree murder in the mob-style shooting death of Miami Subs founder Konstantinos "Gus" Boulis.
They face the death penalty if convicted.
Prosecutors say Boulis was killed in a power struggle over the SunCruz Casinos gambling fleet that Boulis had recently sold. Boulis also founded the Miami Subs restaurant chain.
(Photo: CBS 4)