Fort Worth Man Convicted for Role in Meth Ring Connected to Aryan Brotherhood

A Fort Worth man was convicted last week for his role in an Aryan Brotherhood-related meth ring.Jeremy Lee Crabtree, 41, was found guilty of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute 500 grams or more of a mixture containing meth.He faces at least 10 years in prison and a $10 million fine at his sentencing in April.According to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Texas, Crabtree operated an illegal gambling establishment in 2014 and 2015 near Interstate 35W and Long Avenue in Fort Worth.During that time, the game room became a hub for Aryan Brotherhood gang-related activity and drug trafficking.Though Crabtree is not a member of the Aryan Brotherhood himself, he is a close associate of the gang members and allowed them to use his game room to distribute drugs and discipline other gang members, prosecutors said.Crabtree's Facebook profile reveals several posts about "white pride" with Nazi-related imagery.  Continue reading...

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