Luca Silvestri (1978-2008) is an associate to the Pegorino Family led by James Pegorino. Luca is 30 years old. He is a close friend and also and associate to John Barbosa and Joseph DiLeo who are other associates of the gang. Luca is the second oldest associate to the gang. He is a waste collecter working with John Barbosa and Joseph DiLeo for Ray Boccino to collect the garbage bags filled with diamonds. When Niko leaves them they keep the diamonds for themselves and Ray sends Niko to kill them. They crash their car and then Niko corners Luca, who has resorted to locking himself in a bathroom stall. Niko busts the door down, and kill Silvestri. If Niko performs an execution kill, Niko shoots Luca in the neck. He is killed in the mission Meltdown. Boccino says that he didn't want Luca or any of them to die after being told of their deaths.