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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - April 6, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba 58 Winnipeg free april 1990 capitals drug War labelled disaster Washington Reuter a much touted drive to curb cocaine use and soaring murder rates in ordered by president Bush drug was called a failure yesterday by officials As it neared its first a Progress report on the Effort to make the capital a symbolic test Case in the War on drugs is expected next week from William the so called Czar who directs the Federal office of National drug control but officials in both the Bush administration and queried yesterday in anticipation of the re said they thought the Experiment originally estimated to Cost up to million us had been a Flop by almost any were talking about a said one congressional official like others interviewed with similar commented on condition of a spokesman for the municipal government of mayor Marion Barry himself the subject of a cocaine abuse indictment said City officials still work with Federal experts and we dont want to get into fingerprinting Over who is to blame for poor City officials have complained that the Federal government had not delivered All its promised and Federal officials say they have not had full cooperation from City counter spurred by a drug related Homi cide rate that has Given Washington the tag americas murder Capi Bennett declared april that an emergency he launched a sweeping plan to throw Federal drug prison space and some funds into a cleanup but by Bennett appeared frustrated at the telling reporters local politics and delays in getting prison space had put up a the drug related murder rate is intolerably he said the prisons Are too drugs continue to be sold openly around Parks and housing other Federal and local officials say much the same today As the programs anniversary nears though some note for balance that there have also been successes including More drug arrests and efforts to educate the local school officials say children Are More aware of drug studies show declining drug abuse trends but drug related murders Are also up in the Price of co Caine on the streets remains supplies Are jails Are courts backlogged with the homicide most of it is the most visible measure of the critics the City ran up record murder rates in 1988 and the 1990 Pace killings As of yesterday morn the total could exceed last years record 438 violent five slain Over drugs Detroit a a storm of gunfire at a suspected crack House left five people dead and a sixth critically wounded in the cites worst multiple slaying in almost two police said its a drug Deal gone said neighbor Alonzo they Are dealing drugs on every other House on every other Street in this neigh its no arrests had been made in the wednesday night said police Christopher who refused to discuss a possible the attack was the worst multiple slaying in Detroit since june when seven members of a heroin ring were found shot to said Deputy police chief James four of the including two were found dead on the second floor of the each had been shot in the Buck two unidentified males were shot while trying to run downstairs and were found in the in his late died shortly after arriving at Detroit receiving Hospi Tal the other was listed in critical condition at the the dead found upstairs were identified As Steven 32 Carl d 20 Bobby Lee 16 and Robert Lee All of police would not say if the attack was committed by gunmen High on crack or seeking revenge for a crack Deal gone but Gilbert a City councilman and former head of the police departments homicide said he saw Little most of the time its not a turf just thugs robbing each Hill some of these Guys walking around with uzis and i they have the Baim of Safeway we Brig Italy together Canada Safeway world Curling championships fresh asparagus product of or Canada 1 q frying Chicken Grade g Cantaloupe Canada 1 cauliflower cello product of Canada 1 cooked Ham 175 g each fruit juices Pink unsweetened Orange or pure town 31250 my Juicy mangoes bulk wieners regular or sliced bread Harvest recipe or 7 roman 675 g 119 Side Bacon 500 g 199 Catelli pasta assorted 255 g Orange juice 355ml 139 Sockeye Salmon or Low Gold 213 g 099 fish chips 750 g ice Cream tin Lizzy 2 litre 059 2 12 jets cake 8 Inch ill civic Rair anti Sci i to la in finn april i i Mill at Al Puim or liar urge t Sal Way stores 1090 mini Dusio 1990 i As Well april i in 1 con monday Friday if a Selkirk m ill 11 in 111 111 p in store to Winnipeg it Selkirk saturday o Lulu in sunday pm noon uni i Sivirn Tel ii irk monday Friday a la Prairie saturday noon we redeem All major competitors

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