Afrika Owes, Accused In Harlem Gang Case, Heads To Rikers Island Ahead Of Guilty PleaProsecutors and Owes' lawyer said they expected her to plead guilty July 7 and be freed sometime in September to finish her senior year of high school and prepare for college.
Rep. Rangel Causes Stir In Courtroom, Gets Reprimanded By JudgeOwes, 17, had been a student at the prestigious Deerfield Academy in Massachusetts. Prosecutors say she was also a member of a drug gang that terrorized 137th Street in Harlem.
Members Of 137th St. Crew Indicted In Harlem Gang CrackdownFourteen members of a violent street gang have been indicted after terrorizing central Harlem, officials announced Wednesday.