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16 people arrested in Macon racketeering investigation (Macon, GA): Sixteen people in Macon have been arrested, and law enforcement is looking for six more, all accused of stealing identities and credit card information, then applying it to Bibb County and Georgia prisoners' accounts.
Source: WMAZ 13 News    Date: July 2, 2014

New charges filed against alleged Macon Mafia gang leader accused in 2011 killing (Bibb County, GA): New charges were filed Tuesday against an alleged Macon gang member accused in the July 2011 shooting death of a man outside Wings Cafe on Bloomfield Drive.
Source: The Telegraph    Date: July 1, 2014

Arrests made in gas station shooting, suspected gang members involved (Warner Robins, GA): Four people in connection to a murder incident at Murphy Oil gas station have been arrested and charged. The incident happened on Jan. 23.
Source: WMGT 41 NBC News    Date: June 30, 2014

Suspected gang members accused of Warner Robins killing (Warner Robins, GA) : Four suspected gang members from Atlanta are charged in connection with the killing of a Macon man as he pumped gas at a Booth Road station.
Source: The Telegraph    Date: June 30, 2014

Thirrd accomplice arrested in gang-related beating (Rome, GA): A third Rome suspect accused of beating two men during a gang-related fight at a Callahan Street residence was jailed Saturday. Warrants indicate that he was also allegedly involved in an earlier attempted armed robbery of a North Rome home.
Source: Rome News-Tribune    Date: June 29, 2014

Two teens jailed without bond in connection to Warner Robins shooting (Warner Robbins, GA): Two suspected gang members authorities say are wanted in a shooting in Warner Robins were being held in the Houston County jail Saturday without bond.
Source: The Telegraph    Date: June 28, 2014

Gang members charged with RICO violation, depositing stolen money in gang members' jail accounts (Macon, GA): Two alleged members of the Westside Gangsta Crips street gang are jailed as part of a scheme to deposit money from fraudulent credit or debit card transactions into jail accounts to fund gang members’ bonds, feed commissary accounts or provide post-release cash.
Source: The Telegraph    Date: June 27, 2014

Two Rome men arrested for alleged gang activities after allegedly beating up two men (Rome, GA): Two Rome men were arrested Wednesday on warrants for allegedly participating in gang-related activities.
Source: Rome News-Tribune    Date: June 26, 2014

'I turned my life over to Christ,' alleged gang leader tells judge (Macon, GA): Standing before a judge, seeking his release on bail, the alleged leader of Macon’s Money Over Everything street gang said he was a changed man.
Source: The Telegraph    Date: June 26, 2014

Grand jury indicts 13 people in Burke Co. for gang-related charges (Burke County, GA): Gang violence is a big problem in a lot of places, including Burke County. Officials are hoping if they lock up enough gang members, the problems will go away. They're one step closer to that goal after a grand jury in Burke County indicted 13 teens and young adults on gang related charges.
Source: WRDW News 12    Date: June 25, 2014

Father, son arrested in alleged gang shooting (Bibb County, GA): The Bibb County Sheriff's Office arrested a father and son accusing them of gang activity in a recent shooting. The pair are charged with criminal street gang activity, possession of a firearm during commission of a felony, terroristic threats and multiple accounts of aggravated assaults.
Source: WMAZ 13 News    Date: June 23, 2014

Three arrested in alleged gang-related attack (Covington, GA): Three teens have been arrested after an alleged gang-related assault. Newton County Sheriff's Office deputies were called to an argument that turned physical in the Avonlea subdivision sometime around 2:45 p.m. on June 11. When they arrived, they spoke with the 17-year-old victim who said he was outside walking with his two younger cousins when he was approached by three black males.
Source: Rockdale Citizen    Date: June 21, 2014

Jury to weigh Jackson trial murder defendant's bad-judgment claim (Fulton County, GA): A jury began Tuesday deciding whether 18-year-old Demetrius Morgan knew his "crew" was going to "hit a lick" when he drove them to what became the homicide of the brother of a popular preacher.
Source: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution    Date: June 17, 2014

Arrests put pressure on Macon street gang, serve as warning to others (Macon, GA): Unlike those who belong to traditional gangs, members of Macon's Money Over Everything don't wear a particular color. They don't throw an identifying gang sign. Members are hard to identify based on appearance alone, aside from seeing someone wearing a shirt bearing the initials MOE.
Source: The Telegraph    Date: June 14, 2014

Ashburn battles gang activity (Ashburn, GA): Increased gang activity in Ashburn has led to a higher demand to stop it. The city of Ashburn wants to hire an internal investigator that would be in charge of monitoring gang activity.
Source: WALB 10 News    Date: June 12, 2014

Teen takes plea deal in manslaughter case (Atlanta, GA): A teenager has agreed to prison time for the death of Bishop Wiley Jackson's brother. Channel 2's Ryan Young has been covering the killing for nearly a year and explains why the case is far from over.
Source: WSB-TV 2 News    Date: June 11, 2014

Albany men indicted in gang-related drive-by shooting (Albany, GA): A grand jury Wednesday indicted two Albany men for eight counts of aggravated assault. Prosecutors say it was retaliation for an incident involving a Southside Blood gang member who was a relative of the family who lived at the home.
Source: WALB 10 News    Date: June 11, 2014

Third alleged gang member arrested for Athens home invasion (Athens, GA): Authorities have arrested a third alleged gang member in connection with a home invasion last week in north Athens.
Source: Athens Banner-Herald    Date: June 10, 2014

Additional charges filed in alleged Macon gang prostitution ring (Macon, GA): Four additional women were charged Tuesday as part of an prostitution ring operated by a Macon street gang. An indictment also levies additional charges against 24-year-old Sidney Raymond Sapp, the alleged leader of the Money Over Everything street gang who has been jailed since his May 29 arrest in connection with the case.
Source: The Telegraph    Date: June 10, 2014

Details of alleged gang ties listed in Macon ballfield killing indictment (Macon, GA): Three teenagers accused in the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old at a Macon Little League field in February belonged to two gangs, according to an indictment filed Tuesday.
Source: The Telegraph    Date: June 10, 2014

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