Crazy Cat Lady
This area was sort of a slim strip between an area that was gentrifying, and a long standing Vietnamese neighborhood known as "Little Saigon, the youth of which could also be quite rough. Both of those neighborhoods bordered on a neighborhood known as "Uptown" which at that time was the sort of neighborhood that SWOT describes. Uptown has since also become gentrified to a large degree. Needless to say, I'm not unfamiliar with gunfire in the streets, nor was husband who spent his childhood in Detroit.