Two men first to be sentenced under anti-gang law

AKRON, Ohio –June 15, 1999 (AP) — Two Akron men who robbed two teen-agers of jackets and jewelry became the first to be sentenced under Ohio’s new anti-gang law. Each got one extra year in prison for gang activity. Torrey Swain, 19, was sentenced Tuesday to eight years and Jason Cottrell, 18, to six years […]

Two men first to be sentenced under anti-gang law

Two men first to be sentenced under anti-gang law AKRON, Ohio –June 15, 1999 (AP) — Two Akron men who robbed two teen-agers of jackets and jewelry became the first to be sentenced under Ohio’s new anti-gang law. Each got one extra year in prison for gang activity. Torrey Swain, 19, was sentenced Tuesday to […]