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Alleged gang member surrenders to NOPD

New Orleans, La. - A person wanted in connection with a crackdown on alleged gang activity did not wait for NOPD officers to find him.

Tyrone Brooks decided to turn himself in, following an August 15 indictment.

He and seven other suspected members of a local gang called the Taliban face murder, conspiracy to commit murder, attempted murder, and public intimidation charges.

The seven other people named in the indictment were taken into custody before Brooks.

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