As part of a slew of drug and gang-related charges levied against them today, the 11 members of the "Grundy Crew" were also linked to at least seven murders in Indianapolis since 2013 and several other shootings.
Alleged ringleader Richard Grundy III was already facing murder and conspiracy charges in two 2014 double shootings. On Friday, Marion Co. Prosecutor Terry Curry announced a new murder charge in the death of 21-year-old Kendrid Mintze, who was killed on the east side in 2013.
A body found lying dead in an east-side street is identified as 21-year-old Kendrid Mintze. Police said he died of a serious injury to the head.
Tyrece Dorsey & William Davis (Jan. 28, 2014)
Officers arrive at a Citgo gas station near East 19th and Rural streets around 7 p.m. to find 23-year-old Tyrece Dorsey and 25-year-old William Davis suffering from gunshot wound after a gunman apparent lying in wait opened fire on them. Dorsey was shot multiple times as he tried to flee. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Davis was transported to Eskenazi Hospital, where he later died.
Carlos Jefferson & Julius Douglas (Feb. 1, 2014)
Police responding to a report of shots fired discover Carlos Jefferson, 22, and Julius Douglas, 23, inside a truck on the 3400 block of North Hovey Street. Both have been shot multiple times and are declared dead at the scene.