Tuesday, 8 December 2009
Jamal Shakir, the leader of the Rollin’ 90s Crips
Jamal Shakir, the leader of the Rollin’ 90s Crips, and more than 40 other defendants in 1998 as part of a massive gang violence investigation.Shakir was accused of killing or playing a role in the deaths of nine people while running part of a massive drug enterprise from his Nashville home. He was found guilty in May of 2008 and faces life in prison.Authorities say he has continued to direct the gang from behind bars. In October, two alleged gang members were charged with plotting to break him out of jail by using a helicopter to lift him off the exercise yard.