NYPD: 10 alleged members of the 280 gang arrested in Morrisania
MORRISANIA - Police have arrested 10 reputed members of the 280 gang in Morrisania.
The gang is the fourth and final Morrisania gang to be busted since 2012 in connection with 34 shootings. Other gangs who have had alleged members arrested are Dub City, WTG and 6 Wild.
Over the past three years, the four gangs were linked to the shootings in which 43 people were shot. Police say in some instances, gang members fired into public areas, with some of their victims being innocent bystanders.
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The alleged members of 280 were arrested Friday and arraigned today in Manhattan Supreme Court. All have been charged with conspiracy to commit murder, assault and possession of weapons.