High-profile Chattanooga gang leader back in court

High-profile Chattanooga gang leader back in court

August 27th, 2012 by Todd South in Local - Breaking News

Michael Daniels

A verified local gang leader sentenced to life in prison for ordering a 2006 murder in public housing returned to court today seeking a reduction in his sentence.

Michael "Mike Mike" Daniels is represented by Amanda Dunn in today's post- conviction hearing before Criminal Court Judge Rebecca Stern.

Daniels and Timothy "Timbo" Evans were found guilty following a 2008 trial in the murder of Adrian Patton at Emma Wheeler Homes. Evans testified he shot Patton after Daniels, head of the "Skyline Bloods" street gang ordered the hit.

For more, see tomorrow's Times Free Press.