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MIKE KANE / SPECIAL TO THE SEATTLE TIMES
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Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Gangs in small-town Central Washington

Young men affiliated with local gangs cruise around Moses Lake, mostly unconcerned about getting in trouble with the law. In a 30-day period this spring, four shootings, two home invasions and a homicide were all linked to a single Moses Lake crew, according to the Sheriff's Department, which has identified more than 500 gang members countywide.