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Organized crime suspects to make court appearance

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Source: La Grange Police Department Source: La Grange Police Department

LA GRANGE, KY (WAVE) - Eight people accused of promoting organized crime, drugs and a murder plot will be heading to court for the first time.

[RELATED STORY: 8 charged in Oldham County with organized crime involvement]

According to the La Grange Police Department, the group recruited members to join a gang called the South Side Crips. They're also accused by police of having plans to kill at least two people, possibly over drugs.

Officers arrested the eight last week during a raid at a home on West Madison Avenue.

[RELATED STORY: Neighbors surprised by Oldham Co. crime ring bust and arrests]

Police say they are looking for more suspects.

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