Updated: 10/10/2013 9:13 AM KSTP.com By: Cassie Hart
A number of guns were confiscated by police and federal agents during Operation Screeching Halt in St. Paul.
The raid went after the most violent and dangerous criminals. Many of them came from the gang known as the "East Side Boys" on St. Paul's East Side.
Fifteen suspects are now charged as a result of the raid.
Individuals picked up and charged Wednesday include:
Cornelius Deandre Larkin
Donte Darrell Branch
Julie Renne Branch
Charles Eric Perry
Justyn Desean Sanders
Arnold Lee Jr. Scott
Marcel Lorenzo West
Tracy Marcylous Rawls
Cedric Dion Benjamin
Prince Kavanaugh Williams
Christopher Jerome Hill
Previously arrested and charged individuals include:
Anwar August Dotson
Isaiah Jabril Henry
Deante Deshawn Hollis-McKee
Denzel J'Mal Jenkins
St. Paul and Minneapolis police departments, Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office and the FBI spent a year investigating and going after these suspects.
Police are looking for more suspects.