Nine suspects with alleged ties to a Twin Cities area street gang were charged Friday with the rape of a 14-year-old on St. Paul's East Side last November, the Star Tribune said.
The suspects, five adults and four juveniles, were alleged to be members of or have ties to the True Blood street gang, authorities said.
The charges said that the victim was picked up at school on Nov. 17 by one of the suspects , and after attending one party was taken to an abandoned house on the 200 block of White Bear Avenue.
According to the complaint, the girl tried to leave but was carried by two juveniles into a bedroom with just a mattress on the floor.
the complaint also states that the TB22 gang is a documented criminal street gang that operates in the Twin Cities, and has been involved in various violent acts including rape.