Citing role as gang leader, judge orders Pine Bluff man held on drug trafficking charges

Nine defendants indicted as part of investigations by the FBI and DEA that resulted in the indictment of 80 individuals in six states appeared in c...

November 28, 2022
2:44 AM

Nine defendants indicted as part of investigations by the FBI and DEA that resulted in the indictment of 80 individuals in six states appeared in court Tuesday for bond hearings that resulted in three being released and six ordered to jail to await trial.The investigations focused on drug trafficking and gang violence, with the FBI's GETROCK Task Force looking into two rival Pine Bluff gangs: Every Body Killas -- referred to as EBK -- and the Lodi Murder Mobb, which authorities said have been responsible for much of the violence that has plagued central Arkansas.

Dale Ellis