18 members of what NYPD is calling the Untouchable Gorilla Stone Blood Nation have been indicted on a long list of charges. These 18 members would include Brooklyn rapper Casanova. Most popular for his tunes Don’t Run, Set Trippin, and So Brooklyn featuring Fabolous
These list of charges also include the murder of a teenage boy. William F. Sweetney, Jr who’s the FBI Assistant Director stated, “The violence and drug activity committed by these gang members threatened the safety of our communities and placed innocent lives at risk. But thanks to the partnership and hard work of all law enforcement agencies involved in this investigation, we were able to stop this violent criminal organization — and show that Gorilla Stone is actually not ‘untouchable’.”
Brandon Soto who is better known as Stacks, is said to have murdered a 15-year-old child to get higher rank in the gang. This is according to the indictment unsealed in White Plains federal court. Other members of the gang face charges on attempted murder, racketeering, and assault.
The indictment also includes a gang shootout in New Rochelle, the gunpoint robbery of a drug dealer in Peekskill and the face slashing of a rival in Manhattan. The Gorilla Stone gang allegedly sold crack cocaine and marijuana in the Bronx, Manhattan, Brooklyn and Westchester — and used shocking acts of violence to advance their interests, according to the indictment.