Photos: 25 years after Tacoma's first gang homicide

Tacoma's Hilltop is a much different place than it was in 1988, when the murder of a Hilltop Crip gang member led to years of bloodshed.

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Nathaniel Wesley Miles, 48, is one of five men who have been charged with first-degree murder in the Aug. 28, 1988 shooting death of rival gang member Bernard "Clown" Houston on Tacoma's Hilltop. He was arrested in on April 24, 2013.
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