3 alleged Md. Latin Kings indicted
Federal prosecutors say a superseding indictment has been returned against three alleged members of the Latin Kings gang, charging them with murder, arson and other offenses.
Twenty-five-year-old Remy Heath, 27-year-old Chinua Shepperdson and 25-year-old Brandon Smith were charged Wednesday in the superseding indictment. They had previously been charged with conspiracy to participate in a racketeering enterprise.
Shepperdson is charged with arson in a July 24, 2007, firebombing in Langley Park. Smith is accused of using and carrying a firearm during a crime of violence in a shooting on Jan. 17, 2009.
According to the indictment, Heath and Smith, created a hit list containing names of Latin Kings members in Maryland.
-- Associated Press
Washington Post editors
| October 28, 2010; 10:44 AM ET
Categories: Crime and Public Safety, Maryland
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