New York, NY July 1972 - New York street gang "Savage Skulls". The trademark of the primarily Puerto Rican gang was a sleeveless denim jacket with a skull and crossbones design on the back. Based in the Hunts Point area of the South Bronx, the gang declared war on the drug dealers that operated in the area. Running battles were frequent with rival gangs "Seven Immortals" and "Savage Nomads".
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