24 ‘Murdaland Mafia Piru’ Gang Members Indicted In Racketeering Conspiracy
September 28, 2016
BALTIMORE (WJZ)—Twenty-four people have been indicted in a racketeering conspiracy involving their participation in gang activities of Murdaland Mafia Piru (MMP), which allegedly operated in Northwest Baltimore and Baltimore County.
WJZ’s Rick Ritter was allowed rare access early Tuesday morning as ATF agents raided the homes of some of the alleged gang members.
During a press conference on Tuesday,United States Attorney for the District of Maryland Rod J. Rosenstein announced the 2 dozen indictments, saying MMP members engaged in criminal activities in furtherance of the gang, including narcotics trafficking, murder, attempted murder, assault, extortion, obstruction of justice, witness intimidation and retaliation, and money laundering.