Two more members of the Hobos street gang were sentenced to prison Friday — both for life.
Prosecutors described Poe as a “cold blooded murderer.”
In handing down his sentence, U.S. District Judge John J. Tharp said Chester had chosen to “advance the cause of evil.”
Six Hobos gang members were found guilty on almost every count, including racketeering conspiracy.
Judge John Tharp asked the jury to continue deliberating in the federal racketeering trial of six purported leaders of Chicago’s Hobos gang.
Jurors have given no signs that a verdict in the major racketeering conspiracy trial is close
Jurors will resume going through three months of testimony Wednesday at Chicago’s federal courthouse.
The juror sent U.S. District Judge John J. Tharp Jr. judge a note on Thursday after the jury’s first full day of deliberation.
The attorney for alleged Hobo gang killer Paris Poe tried to poke holes in a key witness’ testimony at trial.
Prosecutors formally rested their case Monday in the federal racketeering trial of six alleged leaders of Chicago’s so-called “super gang,” the Hobos.
Six alleged Hobo leaders are on trial for racketeering at the Dirksen Federal Courthouse.
When a masked gunman ambushed her family sedan in April 2013, Shanice Peatry reached around to push her two little children down into the back seat.
Keith Daniels began to sweat back in June 2011. He was about to turn on the Hobos “super gang” that had terrorized the South Side for years.