By Tiffany Williams –

On Wednesday, April 7, 2021 Raekwon Paris, a/k/a “King Debo,” 25, was sentenced by U.S. Senior District Court Judge Rya W. Zobel to 22 months in prison and three years of supervised release.

In December, Paris a former member of the New Bedford Chapter of the Massachusetts “Latin Kings,” pleaded guilty to conspiracy to conduct enterprise affairs through a pattern of racketeering activity.

In February 2019, Paris fired multiple gunshots at rival gang members who were observed leaving a Latin Kings trap house. Shortly after the shooting, Paris was captured on a recording made by a cooperating witness admitting to shooting at the rival gang members and firing eight shots but not striking anyone.