If you’re on the hunt to steal guns, how would you figure out which homes to target? According to the logic allegedly employed by the Loud Pack north Minneapolis street gang, the answer is to look for the ones with American flags in their front yards. According to an MPR report, a search warrant request recently filed by the FBI in Hennepin County accuses Loud Pack members of targeting “homes with American flags in the front yard because they believe these are homes or veterans and will have firearms inside them.
Four alleged Knox County gang members appear to be the first in Tennessee to face enhanced punishment under a new state law specifically targeting gang violence, according to a release from prosecutors. Knox County District Attorney General Randy Nichols issued a release Monday in which he said four members of the Five Deuce Hoover Crips gang were convicted last week of charges that included attempted murder for beating an unnamed victim in a gang-related crime.