See Them Die - 87th Precinct Author:Ed McBain Pepe Miranda-Big Trouble!
A cheap hood-but armed and ready to kill-and smart enough to evade a city wide dragnet.
The grapevine sys he's holed up in the 87th Precinct! Detectives Parker and Hernandez prowl the neighborhood. The young punks, the Latin Purples and the Royal Guardians, won't give them the time of day. Miranda is their idol.