Larry Hoover Prison Sentence: Why did Larry Hoover get so much time?

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Larry Hoover Larry, an American gang leader and co-founder of the Gangster Disciples. was born on November 30, 1950, in Jackson, Mississippi, United States.

The Gangster Disciples is an African American street and prison gang which was formed in the South Side of Chicago in the late 1960s by Larry Hoover.

The main activities of the gang have been Drug Trafficking, assault, auto theft, firearms violations, fraud, homicide, prostitution rings, and money laundering.

Larry had three children Larry Bernard, Larry Hoover Jr., and Tyree Hoover.


Windy Jenkins and Larry Hoover in court | Credit: WeAfrique

Why did Larry Hoover get so much time?

Larry Hoover and a member were charged and convicted for the murder of another member, Larry was sentenced to 150 years.

A lot of people are wondering why he has been given six life sentences. Well, according to Wikipedia, he was found guilty of murder, conspiracy, extortion, and continuing to engage in a criminal enterprise.

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