As ground crews were cleaning the fields of Yankee Stadium early this morning, 450 law officers were cleaning the streets of three drug gangs just ten blocks away.
The three gangs had operated openly in two Bronx housing projects, selling crack cocaine and heroin.
Officers seized glassine bags of heroin labeled "American Gangster," "Scorpion," and "Poison." They made 40 arrests and searched 22 locations.
The main drug dealing operation shut down was dubbed "the Courtland Avenue Organization."...Full Story