Sometimes being a stranger in a strange place works to your benefit. But mix in a chemist, drugs, guns and gangsters, and it becomes a very different story.
Young, tough and brash, Frank Matthews thumbed his nose at New York’s Mafia bosses while creating his own drug empire and living the gangsta high life.
This killer murdered in broad daylight, and in front of cops, but it was a “friend” who would be his undoing.
In the 1980s, a ruthless young street boss named Aaron Jones turned his mob connections into a violent and highly lucrative drug-dealing empire.
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Race, class, crime, busing and the Boston Mob made for a heady Irish stew in the dog days of summer ’74.