Friday, 05 February 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Friday
Low  21°
High 44°
Saturday
Low  27°
High 56°
Sunday
Low  24°
High 50°
Monday
Low  26°
High 49°
Tuesday
Low  31°
High 63°
Wednesday
Low  34°
High 70°
Thursday
Low  31°
High 66°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 44°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Dodge City Gang Member Sentenced in Racketeering Case
11/18/2013

 
WICHITA, KAN. – A Dodge City man has been sentenced to 21 months in federal prison for assault with a dangerous weapon in connection with a federal racketeering case, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said today
 
Andrew Gusman, 21, Dodge City, Kan., pleaded guilty to assault with a dangerous weapon, which was a violent crime in aid of racketeering. In his plea, Gusman admitted that on March 30, 2011, he was with fellow Norteno gang members including co-defendants Alfonso Banda-Hernandez, Enrique Gobin and Jesus Sanchez. At a Love?s convenience store in Dodge City, they encountered George Gonzalez, who was a member of the rival Sureno gang. They threw gang signs at Gonzales and attempted to start a fight.
 
Later that day, they again encountered Gonzalez and began chasing his car. Gusman and Banda-Hernandez were in one car, and Gobin and Sanchez were in another car. During the case, Sanchez fired shots at Gonzalez. After the shooting, the four defendants met outside of town.
 
Gusman was one of 23 Norteno members to be indicted in May 2012. It was only the second time a federal RICO Act indictment (Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act) had been filed in Kansas. Twenty defendants have been convicted so far.
 

© U.S. Attorney's Office
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
2 Vehicle Accident Sends Man To Wichita Hospital
Liberal Woman Injured In Kearney County Accident
Title Up For Grabs In 67th Annual Pancake Race
Grass Fires Keep Tyrone, Hooker Fire Depts. Busy Thursday Evening
Lesser Prairie Chicken Effectively Removed from ESA
Residential Fire Keeps Liberal Firefighters Busy
Bee Jays Tab Former Cub as their Manager
Co-Op Heroes Receive Power and Hope Award
Kansas Law Limits Options for College Name
Men's Pacer Race Field Is Full
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Dodge City Looks To Join Hockey League
Cade Hinkle is Mead Lumber Athlete of the Week  
Board Taps Local Talent to Emcee Talent Show
Friday's Games and Thursday's Scores
Redskin Wrestlers Win Big and McClurg Sets School Record
Mitchell Bowls Perfect Game at LHS Shocks Garden City
MLB’s Kelby Tomlinson trades uniform for apron to race on Pancake Day
MLB’s Kelby Tomlinson trades uniform for apron to race on Pancake Day
Title Up For Grabs In 67th Annual Pancake Race
Men's Pacer Race Field Is Full
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2016 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group