NEW ORLEANS - The New Orleans District Attorney's Office has indicted eight members of another accused New Orleans drug gang in the Pigeon Town area, called “The Taliban.”
“The Taliban” gang includes men with the street names of “Sookie,” “Check Point,” “Brotha” and “T-Bird.”
District Attorney Leon Cannizzaro’s Office charged eight people in the case with a string of shootings, including the January 2011 drive-by shooting on I-10 which killed one man and wounded another.
Seven of the eight defendants are currently in custody.
The New Orleans Police Department is currently looking for the eighth suspect identified at Tyrone “T-Bird” Brooks.
Anyone with information on Tyrone “T-Bird” Brooks’ whereabouts should call Crimestoppers at 822-1111.