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E.C. man strikes plea deal in kidnap, murder case

HAMMOND | A 41-year-old East Chicago man charged in a sweeping indictment involving Chicago’s Two Six Nation street gang and its local affiliate reached a plea agreement with federal prosecutors Thursday.

August 28, 2014 7:42 pm

Sentencing delayed in murder in aid of racketeering case

HAMMOND | Kiontay K. Pennington must wait until Dec. 18 to learn his sentence for murder in the aid of racketeering activity.

August 08, 2014 12:00 am

Fourth defendant in E.C. slaying won't face death penalty

HAMMOND | The government won't seek the death penalty against the last of four alleged gang members accused of killing an East Chicago man in 2003, federal court records show.

May 27, 2014 8:30 pm

Prosecutors won't seek death penalty against defendant in gang case

HAMMOND | The government has agreed not to seek the death penalty against two of the alleged gang members arrested last year in connection with a decade-old slaying, federal court records show.

May 24, 2014 12:00 am

Plea entered in murder case

HAMMOND | One of the gang members arrested last year in connection with the decade-old murder of East Chicago resident Julio Cartagena pleaded guilty Monday to his role in the homicide.

May 05, 2014 6:00 pm
United States v. Pennington; Cosme; Tancil and Fuentes

United States v. Pennington; Cosme; Tancil and Fuentes

U.S. Attorney David Capp announced that a Superseding Indictment was returned Nov. 20, 2013, charging four members of the Two Six gang with charges of murder, racketeering, kidnapping and use of a firearm during and in relation to a drug trafficking crime and crimes of violence.

November 21, 2013 4:28 pm

Appeals panel hears case in NWI

EAST CHICAGO | Jurors deliberated five hours last year before convicting a Gary man of attempted murder, criminal confinement and battery in the beating of his ex-girlfriend.

October 04, 2011 7:05 pm

Gary man convicted in savage beating

CROWN POINT | A Lake Superior Court jury deliberated five hours Wednesday before convicting a Gary man in the brutal beating of his ex-girlfriend.

November 03, 2010 5:15 pm
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