Chicago Gang Stories

1. Any South side mobs founded by Puerto Ricans?
2. Any North side mobs founded by Mexicans?
3. Any wars started over a female?

     3a. Where 2 individuals from the same gang fought over a female.
     3b. Where 2 sects of the same gang fought over a female.
     3c. Where 2 gangs fought over a female.

4. What gangs of any gang sentenced the death penalty?
5. Biggest prison sentence for a female in any gang?
6. Stories were females lured guys to set them up to be killed?
7. Females in gangs relationship with a cop?
7b. Female cops in relationships with guys in gangs?
8. Guys in gangs who raped?
9. Females in gangs with the most baby daddys?
10. Females killed or shot by guys in gangs, that were boyfriend or ex-boyfriend?
10b. Females not in gangs killed by gangs that were not boyfriend or ex-boyfriend?
11. Gang individuals who flipped.

     11b. Where they fell in love.
     11c. Where they were killed for flipping.
     11d. Where they killed in order to flip.
     11e. Where they were beaten for renegading after flipping.
     11f. Where females lured guys in gangs to flip.
     11g. Where they flipped and then shot at their former mobs.
     11h. Where they were forced to flip, by former or new mob.
     11i. Where they flipped back.

12. Gangs sets who flipped.
13. Gangs who killed their own.
13b. Where it wasn't an accident.
13c. Where they accidentally killed themselves.
14. Anyone in a gang that went to a 4-year college.
15. Where they had relationships across rival gangs.

     15a.Where they had kids across rival gangs.
     15b.Where they had marriages across rival gangs.

16. Irony stories.
17. Where they committed suicide.
18. Where they did the most murders.
19. Gruesome murders.
20. Miscellaneous stories.
21. The 1st Black to join Hispanic gangs.
22. More moms in gangs.

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1. Any South side mobs founded by Puerto Ricans?

Villa Lobos, Latin Souls (Village Sharks), and Emerald Knights (formerly Village Sharks).

2. Any North side mobs founded by Mexicans?

IGs and Pachucos.

Note: although Latin Brothers only exist on the North side and was started by a Mexican, they started in the South side, 18th street Pilsen.

3. Any wars started over a female?

-In Nov. 1986, 2 2 6ers shot into 3 of 4 people, mostly 2 2 Boys, because a Ambrose was with a lady 2 6. Party of 2 2 Boys and Ambrose was held at basement of 6318 S. Washtenaw. A White blonde 2 6er called Ace, with 4 other 2 6ers, Little Hulk (also imprisoned), No-Neck Rabbit, Inky, and Stony.

-LK and Familia Stone war in Albany Park. Started in 1993 when a old school PR Stone Slice killed a King from Lawrence/Kedzie over a female. The female was allegedly a “wannabe queen.?And then in 1994, Kings wanted Lawrence and Troy, and so the La Familia Stones killed a King called Renegade, and then the Kings killed a Stone called Widget.

-BDs and GDs. Back in 1965 Jerome Freeman and Larry Hoover were good buddies making the Supreme Gangsters and Black King Cobras allies, until in '65 when Freeman found out Larry was fucking Freeman's girlfriend behind his back. Hoover ended up in a long term relationship with her but Freeman started a war with the Gangsters over it. In 1974 when David Barksdale died, Freeman used that as a chance to take about 1/3rd of the BGDs to war with Larry Hoover 2/3 of the BGD in a civil war from '74 to '76. In '76 freeman's BGDs became the Black Disciples that we know today.

-Currently, the La Raza and 2 6ers from 47th street are in a war due to a female. Not over her, but because of her. A La Raza leader called Little Donut (Jorge Vasquez) who is her man, and Casper big time 2 6 currently in Colorado federal joint is her baby daddy. The Raza beats on her, she tries to lock him up he goes on the run. She is scared and tells her baby daddy the 2 6 who tells his boys from 47th to put security at her house cause of his daughter. This female decides to sell 1 lb of weed to the 2 6 thinKing they are cool. The 2 6ers rob her thinKing it's the La Raza merchandise.. she tells her baby daddy to get her paid he tells her pick a side. She patches things up with the La Raza. Now the La Raza had good boys hitting the 2 6ers for robbing her.

-In February 1996, a Spanish Cobra student at Kelvyn Park H.S. was beat up by several MLDs, in a dispute over a girl. The SC left school and returned with a gun, firing at MLDs but missed and struck a female student instead, who suffered minor injuries. The next day, a carload of men wearing ski masks fired shots at Kelvyn Park but didn't hit anyone.

3a. Where 2 individuals from the same gang fought over a female.

-A Deuce from Barry/Hoyne shot another Deuce also from Barry/Hoyne (Hamlin Park) over a female they both loved in 1993. The chick was with both of them for years. But the Deuce shot was not killed. [Part 1 of 2].

-2 Kings standing outside Division and Spaulding July 2014 argued over a female, and a 3rd 1 came over and shot 1 of them, he died.

3b. Where 2 sects of the same gang fought over a female.

Nope.

3c. Where 2 gangs fought over a female.

I wish. ;/

4. What gangs of any gang sentenced the death penalty?

-4 North side Kings took part in killing 3 Eagles in February 1979. 2 of them were executed, a 3rd fled to California and later testified against a 4th. 3rd died in prison, 4th still alive. Their bodies of the Eagles were found dead in an abandoned car in an alley behind 1460 W. Pensacola (near Montrose), all stabbed with their throats cut off.

-A Latin King named Raul Ceja was sentenced the death penalty in DuPage County for killing 2 IGs (Alfredo Garcia and Richard Sanchez) from the jungle (Franklin Park), in Elmhurst. Both of them were shot in a vehicle on July 24, 1998. However, governor of Illinois commuted his death penalty to life in prison without possibility of parole.

-A Latin Brother named Mario Flores was sentenced the death penalty for the death of a Latin Styler called Blue Eyes (Gilbert Perez), that resulted from a car crash at North and Western on January 1, 1984. The Illinois Supreme Court issued the original death sentence of March 16, 1993 back to the circuit court.

-(See gruesome murders section for 1 that was on death row.).

5. Biggest prison sentence for a female in any gang?

Bishops.

-2 lady Bishop sisters, Margaret and Regina, killed 1 of their boyfriends (a neutron), June 6, 2000. Regina called her boyfriend of 3 weeks into her Pilsen home, after killing him, the sisters robbed him of $600. Margaret for 46 years, Regina got 35 years.

Latin Kings:

-North side got Queen Cuca, did a shooting at the White Castle parking lot on Armitage/Milwaukee to a Latin Lover in 1990. She got 30 years.
-More recently Lady Puppet, in her 20s, took part in the murder and burning of a body of a 12th street player in Crown Town, 2009.

MLDs:

2 of 3 Lady MLDs got life sentence, 15 and 20. In 2012, U.S. Supreme Court declared life sentences for juveniles unconstitutional, so the younger 1, Loca D, got shortened to 63 years. Tuti (as of 2011) 42 years. [Part 1 of 2].

Spanish Cobras:

-Flaca killed a King from Beach/Spaulding called Black Midnite around 1984, for cheating on her.

6. Stories were females lured guys to set them up to be killed?

-Lady Q / Bambi story was similar, who lured Lil Man from the Deuces to the projects. Lord Gino moved his girlfriend Bambi from Chicago to Aurora cuz that's where all the dope was. Then the Kings from the projects shot and robbed Lil Man from the Deuces from Aurora (Lil Man didn’t die, he survived with 4 bullets to the stomach in the hallways), then Deuces kidnapped Bambi and her daughter, which started the main war 1990.

In Halloween 1990, the Kings killed the leader of the Deuces Psyco (Albert Gonzalez). Lil Man succeeded Psyco. Tuffy C later gave CoCo a spot for the Deuces.

-Compa story sort of. In Dec. 1975, Compa's prostitute, Deborah Schak, who was living with him, wanted money for her methadone treatment, and she went out to go lure some men, for sex, in which Compa was to rob. She got a ride back in victim's car, Compa shot/killed 1 him in his car, left his body there.

-3 lady MLD stories sort of. In May 1992, 2 of 3 lady MLDs went to go shoot at random Kings, after Kings killed a neutron called Mudo (Ismael Torres, who was deaf). They were 15, 20, and 16. Mudo was Mauri's nephew. Yvette Rodriguez was the lady D that snitched on the 3 of them. The 2 Kings that were killed were Hector Reyes, 22, and Jimmy Cruz, 21, they were both shot at the back of the head. Mudo was killed while driving a car and shot in the left temple around 1 a.m., May 11, at northeast Francisco and Bloomingdale. Girls retaliated May 12 around 12:15 a.m., and were arrested May 13 at Mudo's wake.

-In December 2012, a two-sixer called Kilo (David Perez) was dating a queen from Little Village. On a 2nd or 3rd date, where he was to pick her up at 31st/Pulaski, she set him up to be killed.

-Rudy Rios of the SGDs. He was set up by a queen. He went upstairs into her apartment to have drinks, and when the Kings showed up they shot him, stabbed him, cut off 2 fingers to make a crown sign.

7. Females in gangs relationship with a cop?

Only North side / Puerto Ricans, nobody Mexican from the South side.

-The female that the 2 Deuces fought over, she ended up being with a neutron cop from Belmont/Western.

7b. Female cops in relationships with guys in gangs?

-There was an Ambrose who had a cop girlfriend, and they eventually broke up due to him bringing in drugs.

-In 1995, the girlfriend of the #2 leader of the GDs, Gregory Shell (37, co-chairman), was a Chicago police officer, Sonia Irwin, 41. Sonia knew Gregory since she was 8, owned a seafood restaurant for the gang on 1756 E. 79th. She was CPD for 8 and 1/2 years when resigned December 1995 due to the indictment. Convicted March 1996, and August 1997 sentenced 12 years 7 months.

8. Guys in gangs who raped?

Spanish Cobras:

There was a North side King called Baby King from Wild West (Whipple/Wabansia) has 2 other brothers that are Kings, 1 called Headless. They also have 2 younger sisters, 1 named Sandra a.k.a. Mita who got raped by random Cobras coming from school and her brothers retaliated.

Latin Kings:

1969 newspaper of indictments of rape by 3 Latin Kings: Augustine Soto, 17, of 2130 W. 21st Pl., David Galdan, 19, of 334 W. 24th, and Anthony Barrera, 18, of 243 W. 24th.

La Raza:

Around 1985, a teenage daughter who hung out with La Raza, SDs, and Kings, was driving a yellow Mustang with her mom in the La Raza hood in Pilsen, and were robbed. When they went through the mother's purse and saw she was a Cook County sheriff, they took her gun to their head, and raped them both. She later became Cook County sheriff, as was her father. They didn't snitch on the La Razas, as it would disappoint the father if he knew that they were acquainted with them.

9. Females in gangs with the most baby daddys.

Humboldt Park / MLDs:

-Former lady MLD called Roxanne and Cocksanne, who is older, has 9 baby daddys.

Little Village / Latin Kings:

-Someone that is older has 6 baby daddys, that are mostly neutrons.

East Pilsen / Ambrose:

-2 former lady Ambrose sisters Niny and Molly each have around 5 baby daddys.

Pilsen / La Raza:

-A female with 4 kids, with 3 or 4 baby daddys, all are La Razas. ~1988.

Brighton Park / SDs.

-There a lady SD from 44th/Talman with 4 baby daddys.

Other.

-2 SGDs from Broadway/Cuyler, 1 White 1 Mexican, have a same baby mama that is Puerto Rican, she lives with both of them and kids from both of them. 1 of them is likely an ex-boyfriend of hers.

10. Females killed or shot by guys in gangs, that were boyfriend or ex-boyfriend.

Pilsen.

Ambrose called Puppet (Danny Orozco) was living with his girl, 1 day a gunman knocked on door, Puppet's girl answered the door, gunman shot her in the cheeks and fled. Gunman was her ex-boyfriend and a Count called Devil, he didn't like that she broke up with him, and to an Ambrose. This was before 1992. Puppet joined 1970 at age 13.

Humboldt Park.

1 day, a Cobra called 38 from Potomac came home 1 day from paroled early from prison, came home early by surprise, saw his girl was fucking another Cobra from the same sect, Choco. Choco fled. 38 later killed her, stabbed her some 25 times, and went to prison for it. Is 38 still a Cobra? Yes - he would have lost his status if he killed Choco, but not for killing women. 38 later died in late 2018.

Little Village.

In November 2013, a 27 year-old woman (Rosa Perez) was found stabbed to death in the 2200 block of S. Sacramento, stabbed by her 19 year-old boyfriend Aaron Mejia (a King called Terrorizer). Articles only say it was after an argument. He found out she gave him HIV. The 2 were roommates for a year, had dated for 3 years, he stabbed her 27 times.

Bridgeport.

In February 2016, an SD named Mauricio Hernandez, 34, stabbed his 35 year-old girlfriend Maricela Villegas to death, 2800 block of S. Short street.

Belmont Gardens.

On March 18, 2016, a lady Viking and formerly a lady Cobra called Prieta (Jeanette Laureano, 24) was killed by a MLD named Emmanuel Raya, 32, as she sat in a car on Kilbourn south of Diversey, after the 2 exchanged gang signs.

Southeast region Kings.

-According to the 2011 federal complaint, Kings from the Southeast region have killed lady Counts and lady Dragons, including pregnant women.

GBOs.

-A GBO (Jose Martinez) killed his girlfriend's brother (Anton Crespo). Then she snitched on him. Then he ordered a hit on her, offering $20,000 and 2 Chevrolettes. She was killed in December 1989 at 4 months pregnant with his child. Her name Lia (Orelia Turner).

10b. Females not in gangs killed by gangs that were not boyfriend or ex-boyfriend.

-Kristin Ponquinette, a Puerto Rican girl from Aurora, high school class of 1990, was not in a gang but into the gang life. Moved to South side of Chicago, killed 2 years later by Black P. Stones. She boasted to the lady Stones about having fucked some of their boyfriends, but the issue was, she witnessed stuff they did that made them think she could be a potential snitch. They shaved her head, tied a manhole cover to her legs, and dumped her into the Calumet River. Police recovered a note of names and phone numbers inside her shoe. 3 of them captured got heavy sentence, then 4th 1 who was leader caught later, got life sentence.

The stories of who did what is known, because lady Stones were arrested too, and they had to testify against the Stones in order to get 0 time.

-1 of 2 Ashland Vikings killed 2 women in 1973, in Belmont Harbor, and left their bodies out in the park. 1 of the women killed was pregnant. They picked them up at Rush street nightlife. The 2nd 1 later testified against the 1st 1, when CPD came to arrest him, they found him hiding in his refrigerator. Jose Torres, of 2714 W. Division, was testified by Peter Gonzales. 2 women were Sandra Johnson, 20, and Rosemary Brown, 23, on September 3, 1973.

-SGDs from Dodge/Lee killed 21 year-old Karina Soria-Baustista in a car on Ridge near Peterson, after being stopped on a red light, on May 2, 2016. The front passenger in the car who was not injured was a gang member

-(See gruesome murder sections for a SD that sliced another SD and his girlfriend to pieces.).

11.Gang individuals who flipped.

Miscellaneous flip stories.

-Alex CK wanted to join the Kings, but his cousins didn't want him to join a gang (Big Oso and Lil Bear, from Kedzie/Wabansia) and so he joined the Cobras at age 13. Then later flipped to Division/Wolcott Kings 1995, then transferred to Central Park/Hirsch.

12. Gang sets who flipped.

-BGs were able to get the entire New Town GDs to flip. 45th/Champlain was GD, they flipped BD right after New Town around 1994.

Gang sets who merged.

-90% of 59th/Whipple transferred to 56/Sacramento when it closed, 90% of 63rd/Spaulding transferred to 49th/Lotus. Those sets were opened by the regional inca Baby but closed by the next regional inca Rascal. 63rd/Spaulding came from 28th/Lawndale (which did not close).

Gang sects that relocated (does not include where founding sects moved).

-After MLDs kicked out GDs from North and Maplewood (and could not get permissiont to war), GDs moved to Lawrence and Winthrop before 1986.

13. Gangs who killed their own.

Where it was an accident.

-MLD prison leader called Chino, he and his brother Felix ran the prisons. He was with 1 of his boys another MLD called Kalito who tried to rob a random person, displayed a gun. But the person refused, and that MLD didn't want to shoot, so they fought/wrestled. And so Chino decided to shoot the person his guy was trying to rob, with a .357 magnum, and although the bullet hit the guy they trying to rob, it went through his body and into the MLD too. Only the MLD died.

-MLD named Francisco Martinez, 28, got in an argument at home 1 day and shot at 2 of his sisters, killing his sister Isabella, 22, and wounding his 35 year-old sister, 2300 block of N. Harding.

-There was an Ambrose who purposely shot/killed his own father, in a heat of the moment rage. He was having a physical fight with his father, and decided to pull out a gun and shoot his father in the chest.

13b. Where it wasn't an accident.

Hispanic gangs:

-Latin Kings from Albany Park: Lurchie killed September 2002, Lurch was killed by Columbia, Goofy, and Chickenwing. Jody knew that they were going to kill him and didn't warn him.

-2 Kings arguing over a female on Division/Spaulding in the 6 a.m. hour, and a 3rd came and shot 1 to death, he'll receive a violation.

-In December 2017, an Insane Dragon named Jesus Hernandez (Lil Jessie), 20, was issued a violation by his gang because he stole a gun from another member and sold it, so he received a videotaped 2-minute beating, and the video was shown to others. He told Jermin Beganovic, 29, that the punishment was harsher than he should have gotten for what he did, and killed him in the victim's residence.

-Biggest prison sentence for a Familia Stone is Nookie (Robert Anderson) who has a life sentence, he killed 2 on March 6, 2003 (a 18 year-old Familia Stone and a 15 year-old neutron), in a parKing lot by Irving Park and Sacramento.

-A La Raza from 48th called Cornelio was killed by his own, and (repeat) his brother flipped to the SDs.

-In December 2006, Crown Town Kings killed 1 of their own, their former regional inca Junior from 51st/Homan was killed, by Pony from 53rd/Albany. This started the internal war, and within the next morning Pony fled to Mexico.

-A King called Demon (Delames Sullivan) from Rosemont/Claremont killed a King called Trigger (Trasean Stokes) from St. Louis/Le Moyne on October 14, 2016, at 6000 block of N. Talman.

-Saints: Zombie killed around 2006, Ice Man killed around 2012.

-In December 2018, a 2 6 named Eduardo Venegas, 18, killed 1 of their own, Rigo (Rigoberto Rodriguez). Initially arrested for armed robbery, he was charged with 1st-degree murder on February 18, 2019.

-See women having marriages across rival gangs for Kings that killed a King that flipped from the Bishops.

-(Repeat Story) Prince Paul of the Ambrose killed 1 or 2 and flipped to the Spanish Cobras.

-(Repeat story 3x) In the '80s, Ambrose killed 1 of their own, they killed Doctor Jay after finding out he sold a lot of guns to outsiders. He was found dead in a dumpster or alley at 19th/Oakley.

Black gangs:

-In 1968, BPSN killed 1 of their own, Paul Martin, 34, (shot in the back of the head 3 times), which enabled Fort to ensure Eugene Hairston could not take back power, as he was about to come out of prison.

-On Feb. 26, 1973, William Young (Pooky) was killed by Andrew Howard, as an order from Larry Hoover. Hoover and Howard were both arrested on March 16, and sentenced in November. Pooky, 19, was shot to death in an alley near 68th and Union, as 5 days earlier, he was accused of stealing money and drugs from the gang.

-Jeff Fort had a son Antonio who after selling drugs to his customers, would rob them after. Nation confronted Fort about this, Fort gave them the green light to violate his son, but nation took it too far and killed him, his body found at Wolf Lake in Hammond, Indiana, on March 1997. He was 31. Black P. Stones.

Note: in 1986, Fort had ordered his son a physical violation in 1986. 6 of the 14 El Rukn ambassadors formed a circle around Antonio, on the order of his father. Fort then said "Ambassadors, I want you to drum him tell I tell you to stop."

13c. Where they accidentally killed themselvies.

-Ambrose once accidentally shot himself in the head (he was playing Russian Roulette). He was C-Man and Spider's brother.

13d. Where they went to the opp hood to do a shooting, only to find out the next day that they actually smoked 1 of their own.

-Latin Kings (presumably) from Little Village, went to the 2 6 hood 3800 block St. Louis, fired 16 rounds at 3:15 a.m. to a parked vehicle on January 27, 2017, shooting a 22 year-old man in the back and a 28 year-old man in the hip, but a female was shot in the head and died, Natalia Ramirez, 27. Some Kings made a statement on Facebook that she was at the wrong place, at the wrong time.

14. Anyone in a gang that went to a 4-year college.

-North side King called Bull, now deceased.

-Ambrose named George (high school class of 1985) attended DePaul University majoring in business, and was a few courses away from graduation. Half Mexican half Sicilian.

-A YLO D called Red (also called Batman) from California/Wabansia went to a 4-year college, eventually became Cook County Sheriff.

15. Where they had relationships across rival gangs.

-Lady Saint called Mermaid had moved in with an SD.

15a. Where they had kids across rival gangs.

-South side queen from Crown Town has 2 baby daddys, 1 a King and 1 a 2 6. She's a little mentally off, so she doesn't raise any of her kids, the baby daddys or their families raise them.

-A King from Joliet Joey Munoz and a lady SD from 59th.

-(See the section on gangs killed by CPD.).

15b. Where they had marriages across rival gangs.

-A former lady 2 6 from Little Village married a King. She now has her tattoos removed. Her father is a King.

-A former lady Ambrose married a Spartan after the previous guy went to prison.

-After Shorty B from the Bishops flipped to the Kings, and was killed by Kings after 1991, his wife Wendy married an Ambrose named Willy. Note, there was another Shorty B in the Bishops, he was later kicked out without a violation. He supplied drugs to the Bishops, but also PCP.

16. Irony stories.

-2 MLDs, Mario Cervantes, 18, and Adam Alicea, 20, were arrested for Cerventes shooting a 17 year-old girl when they thought the group were in a rival gang, on Sept. 7, 2004, outside the Dominick's store by Belmont and Spaulding. Cervantes shot into the car, killing Crystal Mustafov. Mario Cervante's mother was also CPD, and she cooperated with law enforcement and brought her son in to surrender, a week later.

-North side King called Oso, was once arrested because his mother called police on him.

-There was a 2 6 from 38th shot by his own father. He shot at Saints and his Saint father shot him outside the Lococo's Pizza.

-Fatboy was a Saint killed by SDs, Fatboy's younger brother Chuck was an SD killed by Saints.

17. Where they committed suicide.

Latin Kings.

-LK leader called Red from the West side came home from prison 1 day, asked his people if it was true that they wanted to flip, they said yes, then he took out a gun, and shot himself. ~'80s.

-This 1 mass-murdered before committing suicide. He shot his girlfriend, kid, and mother-in-law, before killing himself. He was high on cocaine.

For a day and a half, they were snorting cocaine, then Martinez was dropped off at his house on Winchester, on the 2nd floor, on New Year's Eve. He was going to be picked up in 2 hours, so he could take a shower. But when the driver came back, police and ambulance were all around.

Regarding why Martinez did it, according to the driver, who said "I think from being high got into argument with his wife accidentally shot her cuz he used to carry the gun and play with it all the time and pointed at people and him being on drugs and drinKing wasn't thinKing straight. He wasn't home for almost 2 days so most likely his wife or girlfriend was argue with him probably thinKing he was with another woman not coming home only conclusion I can come up with." (Note, this guy who delivered the story is the same person that testified against Lord Gino in 1998.).

-A King called Stretch killed himself in the mid 2010s, probably from Little Village and probably with rank.

-A 13 year-old girl from Little Village committed suicide - she hung herself in the bathroom - because a King broke up with her. Feb. 7, 1991 - March 7, 2004.

-Garfield (Randy Ruiz), a Latin Kings from Kedzie/Cortez that killed another Latin King from Kedzie/Cortez on Division and Spaulding in July 2014, hung himself in the county after being sentenced.

Other mobs.

-A Deuce from Hamlin Park (Barry/Hoyne) called Monk committed suicide in 1996, most likely because his girlfriend left him.

-A 2 6 called Pickles committed suicide.

-Around 2010, a Wolcott Boy (future Ambrose) called Pollo had killed a Bishop called Snowman on 18th and when police arrested him, he was hanging in the cell.

-Around 2018, an SD called Chekkes D from 21st/Oakley committed suicide, who was also denied custody of his kids.

-Around 2001, an Ambrose called Spider committed suicide, and his girl left him for another guy. He also was the 1 who shot/killed the cop in 1999, but another Ambrose is doing life in prison for him.

18. Where they did the most murders.

-Puppet of the Ambrose did a total of 5 murders, and some have done more.

Gangs who did more than 5 murders.

-White Boy Bradley from the Cobras,
-Slick from the Eagles,
-Sin Dog from the Crown Town Kings, have all done more than 5 murders.

-Ernie Bird a Saint from 43rd/Wood has at least 7 bodies on him, he did the most shootings in Brighton Park.

19. Gruesome murders.

-In the '80s, Kings from the projects kidnapped 2 Latin Lovers, took them to forest preserve, made them perform sex acts on each other before killing them both.

-March 2004, 2 Cobras charged with slaying owner of 2 cell-phone stores and body parts found scattered in trash bins throughout the city. Victor Fabian Lopez, 34, and Jose Perez, 25, kidnapped Jesus Colon, 44. They kidnapped the store owner and phone called his wife and held him ransom, for $100,000, before slicing his body to pieces. Store owner owned 2 stores, 3700 and 4200 block of W. Fullerton.

-Latin Kings meatloaf story.

-In the '80s, Kings kidnapped a 14 year-old La Raza and tortured him in an abandoned building, plucked his eyes out, left him in there for days, by 51st/Ada.

-A SD named Teodoro Baez (Mandingo) was convicted the death penalty in March 2004, from a August 5, 1999 murder in the Northwest side of Juan Estrada, 21, of Cicero, and his girlfriend Janet Mena, 24, or Berwyn. Then he cut their bodies apart, and a week later most of their parts were found scattered throughout the city. However, he appealed, and Illinois Supreme Court set execution date on September 13, 2011, but the Illinois governor struck it down on July 1, 2011, and Mandingo was among 15 spared.

-In 1970, a Polish King from Humboldt Park was found dead in a plastic garbage bag in an apartment building on the corner of Wastenaw and Evergreen (this was Cobra's hood at the time).

20. Miscellaneous stories.

-There a Mexican GD from Cicero who punched his girlfriend's 18-month kid in the stomach because he peed on him. He doing 30 years before parole.

Where they backstabbed their own.

-Around 2010, a KGB who was a former Blood from California, became rich 1 day (like worth $120,000), hosted a party at a hotel. Then the #1 leader Yoshi and some older heads personally home-invasioned his home during the party, robbed his house when his family was there.

Note: KGB were also allies with Ambrose and backstabbed them after 2012, and also had a peace treaty with a tagging crew called Locz, backstabbed them too.

Guys in gangs who became police officers, that were not indicted.

-George T. Sims, a former Vice Lord, became the commander of the Fillmore district June 1965, age 40.

-From the 2 6, some that became CPD or Cook County Sheriff were Ponch, Stevie, Jimmy Capone who became detective, and his brother Ricky.

-From the 26th street Kings, 2 White brothers Kato and Kayo, who joined in the '60s, were cops by the '80s. They once did a prank and pulled over White Sal into their car and White Sal did not recognize them until inside the car.
-Chico a.k.a. Sunchild became cop.

-From the 26th street queens, Blanca, who lived across the street from Armando's grocery, a CTA bus once crashed into her living room.

-Tank from the MLDs became CPD.

(Repeat) -A YLO D called Red (also called Batman) from California/Wabansia went to a 4-year college, eventually became Cook County Sheriff.

Guys in gangs who become pastors.

-There's a Spanish Cobra that became a pastor, who had the church on Keystone/Wabansia. However, in 2016, he left Chicago to Pennsylvania, and the next pastor has never met him.

-Pastor Danny "Baby Count" of the Counts.

-Pastor Enrique "Kike" of Insane Unknowns.

Where they joined because they were shot at.

-The 26th street Crown Council Chairman of the Latin Kings, Slimmy, was forced in. At age 15 as a neutron, he was shot at allegedly by rival gangs. When the Kings (Avers) found out about it, they forced him in, so he was "blessed in," didn't have to do initiation or drive-by shooting.

Political stories with gangs.

-Danny Solis had met with a gang leader from the Ambrose to try to get him to cut down on gang violence before.

-In the 2000s, a Crown Town King from 58th/Hamlin opened up a porno store on 47th, but Alderman Burke's office shut it down. The owner (AK, for Arabian King) tried to offer them money, but still a no go.

Businesses/organizations who pay taxes to gangs.

-26th street miqueros (26th and Albany) as well as 26th/Central Park, paid taxes to 26th street Kings, up until December 2006 and September 2008.

-La Bomba restaurant by Armitage/Kedzie most likely contributes to the North side Kings, but by choice and not by extortion (the owner is an old school gold.

Organizations/politicians funded by gang money.

-U.S. representative Luis Gutierrez, who was a founding member of the F.A.L.N., was funded by North side Kings in the '80s. Black Roach campaigned for him. The North side King who testified against Gino in 1998, funded Luis 90%. In the '90s, MLDs and Cobras funded him.

-Billy Ocasio was funded by MLDs on Fullerton, and Latin Lovers.

Where politicians were killed by gangs.

-Rudy Lozano was killed by an Ambrose, but a 2 6 went to prison for it (Gregory Escobar). Lozano's wife was not certain the voice of Gregory Escobar matched the killer. The Pilsen library is named after him.

A peace treaty that was not approved.

-The North side King who testified against Lord Gino in 1998 - he also set up a peace treaty that was not going to be approved, between them and the Cobras. He was worKing with Porky of the Cobras, a street leader. Tuffy C okay'd it, but Lord Gino did not. How did he and Porky (also known as Corky) get acquainted? Through U.S. rep. Luis Gutierrez.

-Boogalou of the Marshall Blvd Kings, wanted to start a peace treaty around 1971, and was killed for that, by Joe Novak, who died of cancer in Pontiac.

-Ace, a leader of the Latin Lovers, tried to bring peace with them and the Orchestra Albanys (OAs), but the Orchestra Albanys killed him for that. He was killed with Pee Wee, early 1990s. Also known as Big Pito.

Where they filed lawsuits against Chicago Police Department.

-How many of you remember the fire in Little Village that killed 10 children in August 2018, that belonged to 4 moms? The mom at the center of it that lost 5 kids in that fire, Yolanda, that was investigated multiple times by the DCFS. On April 2, 2005, 1 of her brothers witnessed a shooting at 24th and Christiana, and the next day CPD nabbed him to their area-detectives building (not police station) and would not release him, and so Yolanda filed a big big lawsuit against them within 2 days.

Miscellaneous homicide stories.

Where they were killed for refusing to do a handsign against their gang.

-In 1990, the Cobras killed a King called Negro from Montrose/Paulina. They found him in Humboldt Park somewhere, he refused to drop the King's crown, so they killed him.

Mexicans in gangs killed by Mexicans not in gangs (and non-cartel related.).

-Lil Man of the Bishops, and.
-Snoopy of the Party People (next leader after Coca), during a robbery gone wrong.

Where they were killed by CPD.

-Around 2014 CPD killed a 2 6 from 38th called Kaos.

-CPD beat up a King called Bam Bam on 27th/Trumbull, he was high on cocaine.
-A King named Thomas was killed by CPD on 31st because he was holding a bb gun, his mother a queen and his father a Count.

-In Albany Park, a SGD called Colors shot/killed a King called Shadow, then CPD killed Colors.

-On August 29, 2015, 2 Bishops from 18th/Halsted shot at Ambrose near 23rd/Wood both in cars, then CPD chased the Bishops, until they crashed at 19th/Ashland, and the car reversed to strike the CPD, then CPD shot at Bishops, killing Nene B. (Rafael A. Cruz, 29), and the driver Erik Martinez, 34, was charged with the homicide. (Repeat story) Nene was originally a King from 33rd/Morgan.

-According to an Ambrose who joined in 1969, he did not know of any Ambrose that were known to die before he joined, he thinks the 1st 1 to be killed was Lil Man who was killed by CPD in the '70s. He was around 17 or 18 and had just recently joined the Lil Man.

Where moms lost 2 or more sons to shootings.

Moms on both 2 6 and King side of Little Village have lost 2 or more sons.

-Older brother Carlos Gonzalez a 2 6 was killed in May 2008, then his younger brother Javier Gonzalez joined the 2 6, lived a life of drugs. Javier was then killed November 2013.

-A 2 6 from 47th/Damen called Lil I is of triplets, he was killed in his brother's funeral.

-2 brothers, 1st 1 Robert Lilligren was a 15 year-old neutron killed along with a 18 year-old Familia Stone by another Familia Stone called Nookie on March 6, 2003, in a parked cat Irving Park and Sacramento, and his brother Charles Akers a Familia Stone, 25, was killed inside a barbershop at Irving Park and Central in March 2010, still unsolved.

-(Repeat story) Fatboy of the Saints and his younger brother Chucky of the SDs.

-2 brothers that are both Razas, Tweety got killed by Saints, Poison got killed by Kings.

Where both their parents that were in a gang were killed by gang shootings.

-In 2014, a girl who was 5 or 6, her father who was an SD was killed from driving around 51st/Rockwell, shot in car and car flipped over, then 2 years later, her mom (a lady SD) got killed with her La Raza boyfriend on 48th. Note: both the SD's parents were CPD.

Where girls had multiple boyfriends in a row locked up for murder.

-Lorena Reynoso, who has a brother that was a Familia Stone, has had 2 ex-boyfriends both charged with murder. Lorena has an arrest for concealing a fugitive, 1 of which is her ex-boyfriend.

Youngest killers - where they admitted they did a shooting to join a gang.

-Baby Jojo was less than 2 weeks from turning 13, and he did a double homicide in February 1998 on 50th and Paulina, so he could join the Saints. He was White and killed 2 Black kids, this is 1 of 3 interracial killings.

Where people were killed because they sold guns to outsiders.

-In the '80s, Ambrose killed 1 of their own, they killed Doctor Jay after finding out he sold a lot of guns to outsiders. He was found dead in a dumpster or alley at 19th/Oakley. He was also the 1st Black to join.

-In August 2018, Saints killed a GD leader called KB (Kendall Brown, 26) because he sold guns to Razas.

Where they were killed in Cook County Jail.

-Ambrose called Wolf killed a King called Butterfly from Coulters, he was put in a cell full of Kings and they killed him, 1990s. Altercation with Butterfly started at a bar, and Wolf left to come back with a pistol.

21. The 1st Black to join Hispanic gangs.

The 1st Black to join the:

-North side Kings was Watusi / Black Jimmy who joined Leavitt/Schiller in 1971, then transferred to Division/Mozart, then to Cortland/Whipple.

-MLDs was Bucky who joined Rockwell in 1982/83. By 1984, there were a lot of Blacks already (that all joined at once) due to the closing of the projects.

-(Repeat story) Scroll to Doctor Jay of the Ambrose killed by Ambrose.

-Counts was Shy, he was a member as of 1969.

-Deuces was a couple of them in the 1970s in the Diversey projects, and for Aurora, twin brothers Rashard and Rashawn Wright 1990.

-Bishops was Elcee, (full story) he flipped from the Vice Lords. About 12 Bishops met him at the Taste of Chicago, and got in a fight with a lot of GDs, the Bishops were outnumbered but Elcee was impressed that the Bishops showed no fear, and came in to defend them. The Bishops were losing the fight but didn't care, until CPD came in and broke the right. Then the Bishops took Elcee to their hood, he turned Bishop. He intervened by grabbing a garbage can and attacking a GD.

22. More moms in gangs.

Moms who had a bd hit by feds, and a son killed by shootings.

-Beaver's baby mama. Her bd did 12 years federal, her son killed. Ironically both of them called Beaver. Kings.

Moms who had a bd killed, and son locked up for shootings:

-Macho's baby mama. Her bd killed 2008, then her son later got 80 years for a murder. Ironically both called Macho. Saints.

Mom's who had bd + son both hit by feds:

-South side Kings federal raids, Tino's bm and Daniel Montoya Sr's bm. Both their bd's hit by feds 1999, then both their sons hit by feds 2006.

Mom's who had bd + son both killed?

Moms who had a son killed by shootings, and a son who does shootings:

-Well Biscuit was killed then his brother did a lot of bodies, however the Godinez mother I was told was not alive at the time.

Wish list:

-Stories where a person in 1 gang owed a person in another gang a lotta lotta money, and eventually paid him off, either because his gang wanted him to, or the other gang wanted him to.

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