Today in History, July 11th 1979: Cocaine Cowboys Attack Dadeland Mall | anything | Scoop.it

Today in History, July 11th 1979 at 12:30pm: Three Colombian gunmen murder a business rival of cocaine queen Griselda Blanco in the Crown Liquor Store at Dadeland Mall. They flee on foot, leaving behind an armored truck loaded with guns that police call a "war wagon." Miami's Cocaine Wars have begun. -- David Cypkin


Via Billy Corben