GANG-BANGERS: Steal 55 Guns For Supposed Revenge Killing

Published on June 11, 2015

Just some young kids having fun, nothing to see here.

Two Zion men are charged with stealing guns worth about $30,000 from a gun store, and investigators are looking into an allegation that they planned to retaliate against police for a controversial recent shooting by an officer, prosecutors said.

Lawrence Taylor and Clarence Williams, both 18, are charged with burglarizing a Zion gun store and stealing about 55 rifles, semi-automatic handguns and shotguns in two alleged break-ins the night of May 31 and early June 1, according to court records and Assistant State’s Attorney Reginald Mathews.

A 17-year-old is also in custody but had not been charged Wednesday morning, Mathews said.

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