Ronald ‘Ra Diggs’ Herron and his gang terrorized the streets of Brooklyn for decades. His criminal record, for drug charges, was extensive. But nothing ever indicated that he had ever committed a murder. This was until he decided to tweet about it. The rapper tweeted about getting away with murder and has since been charged and incarcerated. The Daily News reports that after investigation he has been charged with three murders. One of which is described clearly through his Twitter and YouTube accounts.
A wannabe Brooklyn rapper who bragged on Twitter about getting away with murder might have tweeted too soon, authorities say.
Federal prosecutors have charged Ronald (Ra Diggs) Herron with three brutal slayings — including one connected to his online boasts.
A Brooklyn Federal Court grand jury indicted him on Monday for the murders, which prosecutors say are connected to his drug enterprise in the Gowanus Houses.
Herron, a gangleader who terrorized his community and made YouTube clips extolling his murderous crew, could face the death penalty, according to authorities.
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