June 14, 2018 - Federal, state, and local officials announced Thursday the indictment charges of 18 suspected gang members and associates in the Danville.
They said the crimes range from murder to drug distribution and obstruction of justice.
"Today's indictments are the beginning of a sustained assault on the gang-related violence that has plagued the City of Danville for far too long," said U.S. Attorney Thomas T. Cullen.
On June 11, a federal grand jury in U.S. District Court in Charlottesville returned two separate indictments, under seal, charging the 18 individuals.
More on the story HERE from ABC-13 WSET.