Zukin's bombing

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Zukin's bombing - Motive in bombing remains a mystery BOMBING,...
Motive in bombing remains a mystery BOMBING, from Page 1A Young occasionally dropped by for a meal, said Zukin, who owns another restaurant in Hamtramck and once owned 27 carry-out barbecued rib stores in the Detroit area. HE SAID he was stunned by the firebombing. "I couldn't believe the devastation," he said. ' The incident has also baffled nearby merchants, who refer to the well-liked Zukin as the "mayor of Lafayette Park." "He did a lot to contribute to this area. He drew a lot of people in," said Jack McNeal, who owns Jack's; Beauty and Barber Lounge two doors from the restaurant. McNeal said the outdoor cafe Zukin set up in front of the restaurant during warm months was, extremely popular. Zukin was unsure Tuesday whether he would reopen the Lafayette Park restaurant. "I don't want to 'renovate, open up, and then have this happen again," he said, adding, "I don't know who did this or why.".

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  1. Detroit Free Press,
  2. 01 Feb 1984, Wed,
  3. state,
  4. Page 10

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