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by Peter Moskos

September 11, 2008

Six shot, one dead

Baltimore Sun reporter Peter Hermann doesn't exactly crack the case, but he does provide a bit more insight and analysis than you usually find in such a story. Read it here.

2 comments:

dave h. said...

How sad. And it sounds like their will be more bodies soon. This story demonstrates the futility of policing in a ghetto governed by the "laws" of the public drug market. If public drug markets were dismantled due to an end to prohibition, I think most people in this neighborhood would come to understand the following equation: stop snitching + vengance = more dead black people.

Sandy Moore said...

In the pouring rain at that-we could hear the gunshots from our front porch that night.