Vice Lords leader arrested, held on $1 billion bond

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC-TV) - US Marshals arrested a violent gang member in North Memphis late Wednesday and locked him up on a $1 billion bond.

Investigators said Antwan Melvin, 24, is a dangerous leader of the Vice Lords street gang.  The US Marshals Mid-South Fugitive Task Force arrested Melvin in a North Memphis home.

Melvin is charged with more than a dozen felonies, including three counts of aggravated kidnapping.

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