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Authorities in Detroit rip up the floor of this house that house that may hold the clues to what happened to former Teamsters president Jimmy Hoffa.
A Fox News investigation of the Oakland County prosecutor's office to the house they're hoping to find enough evidence to confirm the claims of this man frank -- Nicknamed the Irish -- -- and was one of the handful of the FBI's Hoffa murder suspects.
He was a Delaware Teamsters local president who was one of -- most trusted confidants.
While at the same time right hand man to a power of a different sort.
Legendary mob boss Russell -- Alina.
From cheering actually pull the trigger Charles Brandt is the author of the new book I heard you paint houses which lays out -- story.
On the day Hoffa disappeared July 30 1975.
-- body was meeting to -- new Jersey's Anthony Tony pro -- on now.
And Detroit's Tony Jack -- They were supposed to talk about money and -- -- taking -- the Teamsters presidency a move the mafia and didn't want.
Awful also expected is loyal friend frank share and to be at his side for the sit down as his backup.
Jimmy Hoffa had every reason to believe that French here and probably the toughest guy than anybody ever -- Was there to protect in case of a problem.
And so Jimmy Hoffa got in the backseat of the car.
Sharon says half -- thought they were gonna meet here at 2 o'clock but then this restaurant was the -- -- Redd -- By 215 hadn't shown it's awful walked across this parking lot to that hardware store over there where he made -- call on the pay phone to his wife.
Asking if anyone had called no one had.
-- -- 23235.
No share and finally at 240 -- pulled up and Jimmy Hoffa took his last ride.
He could really -- like 2:15 PM we have not heard from since they feel that.
Somebody must have seen him Sharon says they drove eight miles away to this happens with office so called Foster son Chuckie O'Brien behind the -- And -- south Sally bugs -- Leo next -- Hoffa in the backseat.
-- and says half of that out of the car right about here.
-- thinking was about to go to the most important meeting of his life.
Sharon says Chuckie O'Brien -- -- -- -- that car up off the driveway as Hoffa ascended the steps to share his trust today and close friend.
Once inside the small -- deal chairman says -- -- realized something was wrong.
Double back to get out the front door which is where insurance as he shot half -- two times behind the right a year a mob hit ordered to keep -- from power.
Easy logical guy to use when you want -- -- a guy like Jimmy half.
He's a close friend he's a guy who Jimmy Hoffa trusted when it came down to.
The fact that Jimmy had to go.
Because he was doing things that we're gonna upset the apple -- I'm going to mafia bosses.
Frank -- is the guy.
That Russell before you know would go to to do work.
As part of our Fox News investigation we tried to find evidence of -- supplied in the house he hired a forensics team of respected crime scene investigators.
Who took up titles that'd been put over the houses hardwood floor fifteen years ago.
And our -- sprayed a chemical movement all on the floor which is used by crime scene investigators to find traces of blood at homicide.
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The test results indications of possible blood here in the hallway that seems to match aaron's story precisely.
The technicians found their greatest amount strongest here in the foyer with a book says Hoffa was shot.
That seven more drops down the long hallway toward the kitchen where the body presumably was remote age certainly has.
Has a very -- and that's when you know you're good to detect old blood factor in this case the floor.
Had been covered.
We have tile.
And sticky material on there there certainly could hide the effects.
Of blood -- Our investigators caution what they found may be too old for more tests.
But the prosecutor calls this the most credible lead they -- we may have just been been lucky.
With Fox News providing us this information and if we can.
Definitively tie what was found on the floor -- -- mr.
hoffa's blood and get a DNA match.
And I think we've solved the puzzle experts say the revelations -- huge I'm convinced.
Without any question that this is the biggest break.
In the off the cases Hoffa disappeared on July 30 1975 there's no doubt in my mind about this demo -- wrote a half for war.
-- believe share and was involved in office murder.
But is skeptical if he actually fired the fatal shots Sherron had told different conflicting stories he took the fifth before the Detroit grand jury once blamed the Nixon administration.
Touted a forge -- a letter and even tried to use a legal maneuver to avoid going back to jail.
But near the end of his life -- and finally confessed why do you believe.
Is that version of what happened.
Well first of -- -- the version that is the incriminating version the Hoffa family -- Sherron was in on it.
Nine years ago hoffa's daughter barber wrote him quote.
It is my personal belief that there are many people who call themselves loyal friends who know what happened to James.
And why I believe you are one of those people.
We've always hope -- be -- deathbed confession.
That somebody somewhere on their death but it would say I was involved.
Sharon says after the murder he dropped the gun on the floor and left.
He was told hoffa's body was cremated.
Six months ago share and died at age 83.
Just a few weeks before his death from his hospital bed he confirmed his story to Charles -- Now you've read this book the things that you're here.
Do you mean what happened to remove things and he told me never.
When you stand behind them as having.
I'm Eric -- Fox News.
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