Leaving the Gang Life

Gangs in the City
7:50 am
Fri December 2, 2011

Mathis Twins Tell Their Story About Their Journey In and Out of Gang Life

Bryan and Brandon Mathis show Raleigh Egypt High School students the dangers of gang life during an assembly.
Candice Ludlow

WKNO continues its series “Gangs in the City.”  The Mathis twins have survived gang life on the mean streets of North Memphis, but just barely.  Now, the twins are 28, but when they were younger they used to terrorize their neighborhood.  Now they spend their days inside high schools and community centers showing young people that gang life is a one-way street to nowhere.

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