Members of Colleton County gang plead guilty to charges

Members of Colleton County gang plead guilty to charges

COLLETON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Two members of a violent Colleton County street gang called the Cowboys have pleaded guilty to several charges.

Christopher Brown and Matthew Jones both pleaded guilty to racketeering charges.

Brown also pleaded guilty to attempted murder.

The two have not yet been sentenced.

They were among 14 indicted in February.

The Cowboys and another group, the Wild Boys, have been linked to shootings, assaults, home invasions, and drug deals.

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