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Beauty bonded with Greig over cats

REYKJAVIK, Iceland — In the end, it wasn’t a dogged agent, a bounty hunter, or even a police officer making a routine traffic stop who spotted fugitive gangster James “Whitey’’ Bulger.

It was the flirty blonde from an old shaving cream commercial, an actress who once pleaded in a B-movie role, “I beg you, let me lead you to him.’’

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