Pill City

Pill City

How Two Honor Roll Students Foiled the Feds and Built A Drug Empire

Book - 2017 | First edition
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April 28, 2015, West Baltimore, Maryland. As looters and arsonists lay waste to already blighted parts of Baltimore following the death of Freddie Gray, two of the city's brightest students are helping to carry out a historic drug robbery spree-- and flood the city with highly addictive pain pills and heroin. Their plan is to use their gang connections and computer programming skills to set up a high tech drug delivery service and Dark Web marketplace. They became America's youngest drug lords, in the process sparking bloody gang warfare and a nationwide wave of addiction and murder.
"An award-winning crime reporter describes how two high school honor-roll students used gang connections to loot pharmacies and sell narcotics through delivery drivers using location-based technology and even formed an alliance with the Mexican drug cartel headed by El Chapo, "--NoveList.
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, [2017]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781250110039
Characteristics: xviii, 266 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm


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May 03, 2017

The whole time I was reading this book I was thinking: wow, this is literally an unbelievable story. Turns out skepticism is appropriate: the author has been fired from his newspaper gig and is under investigation for making up sources. http://www.imediaethics.org/exclusive-572-stories-fmr-ny-daily-news-crime-reporter-review-nyt-admits-source-fail/

Feb 16, 2017

stay in your situation and at best get a massive loan for school and pay it off slowly over the course of your life as your loved ones continue their downward spiral, or use your skills that pay the bills for nefarious means. what will the kids decide? read all about it


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