July 2003: Adrian Bowdry, 38, is beaten with his own gun, then shot in the chest during a botched drug robbery on Fish Hatchery Road. Willie McCoy, 31, is sentenced to 35 years.
September 2003: Drug runner Alex Ortiz, 20, is executed by a hitman hired by Madison businessman and cocaine trafficker Jeik Romero, 32. Romero's life sentence will begin when he completes a 34-year federal sentence for running a drug ring.
July 2005: Jeffrey Parker, 26, is shot in the leg and abdomen after two men tried robbing him. Ulysses Long, 20, and Michael Collins, 22, are serving 8- and 10-year sentences, respectively. Parker is sentenced to 24 years in federal prison after police recover the 55 grams of crack that prompted the shooting.
November 2006: Brittney Langlois, 21, shoots pot dealer Henry Lee Jr., 22, in the head. Langlois receives a life sentence for the murder.
July 2007: Ronald Brandon, 48, is killed by police after refusing to drop what turned out to be a pellet gun. Brandon had called 911 reporting a man with a gun.
January 2008: James Walker, 29, is shot in the leg following a dispute with an estranged girlfriend. Police believe another man is responsible for the shooting.