Acting as a large part of the crack epidemic from the late 80s and overlapping into the 90s was the Black Mafia Family. This drug trafficking organization was headed by Demetrius Flenory, aka “Big Meech”. Above is a picture of Meech and his brother, who was second in charge. Their arrests came in 2005. For a link to some interesting documents from the FBI regarding the group and its eventual fall, click HERE.
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