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Valdosta man arrested in Gangster Disciple investigation

(Source: Lownde's County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Lownde's County Sheriff's Office)
VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) -

A Valdosta man has been indicted for his role in the Gangster Disciples.

32-year-old Jeremiah Covington, also known as, "Tre B" is one of many facing charges.

He and more than forty other people were charged in a federal investigation for conspiring to participate in racketeering.

According to the Department of Justice, Covington was a first coordinator of the Gangster Disciples in the Valdosta region.

Prosecutors said that the suspects have been involved in multiple murders, attempted murders and drug crimes.

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