Pagans motorcycle gang leader to serve 10 years in prison on illegal gun, drug charges

This is a photo of Deric McGuire.PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — The leader of the Pagans outlaw motorcycle gang in Rhode Island has been sentenced to se...

November 4, 2022
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This is a photo of Deric McGuire.PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — The leader of the Pagans outlaw motorcycle gang in Rhode Island has been sentenced to serve 10 years in prison on illegal gun and drug charges. Deric 'Tuna' McGuire, 38, of Burrillville, entered a plea of nolo contendere to multiple felony charges stemming from an investigation by the Rhode Island State Police in 2017 and 2018 into outlaw motorcycle gangs, known as 'Operation Patched Out.' McGuire will also forfeit $80,229 and six cars in connection to the 'criminal activity.