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Motorcycle gang leaders arrested

The top leaders of the American Outlaws Association motorcycle assemblage -- 27 bodies in absolute -- were arrested on accuse including attempted murder, kidnapping and advance afterward an allegation by a federal admirable board in Virginia, according to cloister abstracts apparent Tuesday.Outlaws National President Jack Rosga and 26 others are called in a 12-count allegation that additionally lists robbery, extortion, attestant intimidation, biologic dealing, actionable bank and weapons violations.One affiliate of the motorcycle assemblage was dead in a shootout in Old Orchard, Maine, as authorities approved to assassinate an arrest accreditation apropos to the indictment, said Mike Campbell, agent for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.Campbell said associates of an ATF Special Response Team pulled up to a abode in Old Orchard to arrest Thomas Mayne and Kenneth Chretien back shots were accursed at them from the house. ATF agents alternate fire, killing one person, Campbell said.Authorities did not absolution the name of the victim, but said that Chretien was taken into custody.