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USA Today – South Dakotan recalls life as international fugitive in memoir

If he could do it over, Dan “Tito” Davis would stick to white crosses. Those were the speed pills he started selling as a student at Black Hills State College in 1972, eventually transferring to Las Vegas and pulling down as much as $200,000 a week working through the illicit drug network established by the Bandidos motorcycle gang. The best part: Davis’ white crosses were made of ephedrine rather than amphetamine. They were technically legal. The mistake he made was [...]

USA Today – South Dakotan recalls life as international fugitive in memoir 2018-03-03T21:19:50+00:00

Publicity Flash – Gringo Book International Fugitive

GRINGOMy life on the edge as an international fugitive “I have worked with and/or written about mob bosses, rock stars, boxing champions,, Hollywood big shots, Ivy League intellectuals, and Oscar-winning actors. I can honestly say that no one has lived a more fascinating life than Dan “Tito” Davis.” Peter Conti, Author-Screenwriter GRINGO!!!!“Sharp and insightful, Conti takes us inside the ultimate fugitive story. You know that characters like this exist in the world, but rarely do you get to travel the [...]

Publicity Flash – Gringo Book International Fugitive 2018-03-06T23:35:01+00:00

The truth can be stranger than fiction – The story of Dan “Tito” Davis

So when an author writes thrillers, you’re taking on the responsibility of maintaining a believable environment for your reader within the constraints of what is your “real world”. Dan Brown has centuries-old conspiracies, Clive Cussler often has world-threatening evil villains that must be stopped by a small group of talented individuals. Tom Clancy started World War III but kept it believable by only using modern and realistic technology. Thrillers can crossover with science fiction by creating new technology or potential natural disaster, but still within [...]

The truth can be stranger than fiction – The story of Dan “Tito” Davis 2018-04-07T19:55:48+00:00

NO LONGER ON THE RUN

By Hays BlinckmannA lot has happened since last May for a little book called “Gringo: My Life on the Edge as an International Fugitive,” written by local resident Dan “Tito” Davis and Peter Conti. Last spring seemed to be just the beginning of what now has become quite a journey for the book and author.Gringo’s story is a jaw-dropping, thrill-ride biography about Davis’ life as a drug trafficker turned fugitive. Follow his story from modest beginnings in South Dakota to [...]

NO LONGER ON THE RUN 2018-03-06T23:25:22+00:00

Irregular and Extraordinary Rendition Against US Citizens Still Going On

You’re asleep when they come for you. Or you’re relaxing on the couch. Or walking home on a quiet, unassuming night. They arrive in a group. Dark clothes, maybe masks. They rush you all at once. Your hands, secured with zipties. Simple, hard to break. A blackbag is placed over your head. It blinds you, muffles the sounds you hear. The sudden darkness is suffocating; combine that with the fear and confusion, and it’s hard to breathe. Maybe they stun [...]

Irregular and Extraordinary Rendition Against US Citizens Still Going On 2018-01-24T18:38:59+00:00

Wikipedia – Rendition (law)

WIKIPEDIA DAN “TITO” DAVIS https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rendition_(law) DAN “TITO” DAVIS, 2007 Davis was a fugitive from the United States for more than 10 years when he was kidnapped in Venezuela by paramilitary forces and turned over the United States Homeland Security at the airport and flown to Miami and turned over to the US Marshals Service for sentencing from his original drug charges. Read More

Wikipedia – Rendition (law) 2018-03-12T00:27:29+00:00

Keys Weekly – Man On The Run

New book chronicles life as a fugitive This is one of those crazy, jaw-dropping, page-turning stories that can make a reader whisper an expletive by page 3. Key West resident Dan “Tito” Davis and Peter Conti, Hollywood screenwriter, wrote a helluva story about Tito’s life drug trafficking and running from the FBI for 13 years. “Gringo: My Life as an International Fugitive” is now available on Amazon , and #3 on Amazon’s Hot New Releases for Law Enforcement Biography, [...]

Keys Weekly – Man On The Run 2018-01-24T18:43:12+00:00