14 indicted on federal racketeering charges

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 28, 2022 8:15 PM CT | Published: June 28, 2022 3:59 PM CT
<strong>Joseph C. Murphy Jr., U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee, on Tuesday, June 28, announces the federal indictments of 14 alleged members and associates of Traveling Vice Lord/Junk Yard Dogs.</strong>&nbsp;(Brad Vest/Special to The Daily Memphian)

Joseph C. Murphy Jr., U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee, on Tuesday, June 28, announces the federal indictments of 14 alleged members and associates of Traveling Vice Lord/Junk Yard Dogs. (Brad Vest/Special to The Daily Memphian)

The alleged members and associates of the Traveling Vice Lord/Junk Yard Dogs held positions within the gang, including chief of the streets, deck holder, enforcer, treasurer, chief of security and man of literature. 

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Julia Baker

Julia Baker

Julia Baker covers criminal justice for The Daily Memphian. A lifelong Memphian, Julia graduated from the University of Memphis in 2021. Other publications and organizations she has written for include Chalkbeat, Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent magazine and Memphis magazine.


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