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10 Female Drug Lords

Thelma Wright
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10. Thelma Wright

Thelma did not come from poor family or one involved in drug business. However, her first love and later her husband introduced her into trafficking. Jackie, her husband was involved in heroin and cocaine business along with Black Mafia form Philadelphia which brought him a bullet in the head. That is when Thelma took over, becoming no. 1 drug trafficker in Philadelphia. But unlike other stories, after few deadly situation where she could get killed, she retired from the work and kept low for almost a decade. Ager that she published a book with her life story and now she is a motivational speaker who urges people not to get involved in drug business because it could end only in two ways, bullet or jail.

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