Shoe company concerned about promoting gangs

August 29, 2008 8:10:57 AM PDT
Converse is pulling some controversial sneakers off the market.The shoes come in red and navy and have a matching bandana. The colors, combined with the bandana, immediately caused concern that the shoes were targeted at Bloods and Crips gang members.

Converse says it would never intentionally produced a shoe to put anyone at risk or promote gang activity.