Don’t let the wooden cane and graying hair fool you: This granny was all gangster. Diminutive Doris Smith, 72, confessed Wednesday to helping her son-in-law run a $1 million-a-year Harlem drug ring by using her tony Manhattan co-op as a stash house for PCP, crack and heroin. The family matriarch — known among her drug pals as “Mama Dot” — was twice caught on wiretaps warning the son-in-law, gang kingpin Lamont (Big Bro) Moultrie, 42, that cops were inside the building at 101 W. 115th St. “I’ve listened to the wiretaps,” Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Edward McLaughlin told Smith’s attorney. “Your client was quite involved. She knew what was going on, and tried to deflect the police.” Kathy Willens/AP Lamont and Bernard Moultrie are charged with running the drug-gang with the help of their mother-in-law. She would warn them if the police were around. The short, heavyset grandmother of seven — and great-grandmother of one — pushed up her eyeglasses to wipe away tears while admitting her pivotal role in the lucrative dope-peddling business. Viorel Florescu/for New York Daily News Lobby of the buildingA 72-year-old retired nurse, who walks with the aid of a cane, hobbled into Manhattan criminal court… Read full this story
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