Malcom Stanley and Jami Harris walk their schnoodle pup, BJ, every day down West Alvarado Road, a sleepy strip of modest stucco homes, many with terra cotta tile roofs.
A block over, on West Cypress Street, where similar homes are situated on tenth-acre lots, a suspected drug dealer died in a hail of bullets last year.
Several armed men, wearing knock-off Phoenix Police Department raid shirts over their body armor, kicked in the door of his home. Within minutes, more than 120 rounds of ammunition were fired, police said. Read full article »