MS-13

Nassau County police
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Associated Press
February 19, 2020 - 6:43 pm
A man has been charged in the killing of two men, including one who was hacked to death with a machete in New York state's Long Island, police said Wednesday.
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Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder
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Sophia Hall
February 05, 2020 - 7:21 pm
A Long Island man, who was a witness to a recent crime, was found dead and the Nassau County Police Commissioner blamed the new bail reform law for his death.
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 27, 2019 - 6:54 pm
Federal appeals judges say a teenager who was eight months short of her 18th birthday can be charged as an adult in the gang-related killings of four teenage males believed to be in a rival gang.
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MS-13 Bust on Long Island
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
December 20, 2019 - 2:41 pm
A two-year investigation has netted 96 MS-13 gang members and associates in Suffolk County in the largest takedown of the violent street gang in the state's history.
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Dennis Lopez
Nassau County Police Department
WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 07, 2019 - 7:43 pm
An Ms-13 gang member from Long Island was sentenced to over two decades in prison on Monday for the murder of a 15-year-old boy.
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Walter Yovany Gomez
FBI
July 31, 2019 - 7:12 pm
An MS-13 gang member who once was on the FBI's top 10 list of most wanted fugitives has received a 25-year sentence for killing a man on behalf of the gang and agreeing that a conspirator would commit multiple violent acts.
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Nassau County Police Car
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July 18, 2019 - 3:46 pm
A sixth alleged MS-13 gang member wanted in the 2017 machete killing of a Long Island man has been arrested.
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MS-13 Long Island
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July 08, 2019 - 2:07 pm
Members of MS-13 on Long Island are moving out of wooded areas where they often plotted murders and buried bodies and into abandoned buildings to evade law enforcement, police say.
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Walter Yovany Gomez
FBI
June 24, 2019 - 6:36 pm
An MS-13 gang member who once was on the FBI's top 10 list of most wanted fugitives has admitted killing a man on behalf of the gang and agreeing that a conspirator would commit multiple violent acts.
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Long Island Preserve
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May 25, 2019 - 1:27 pm
Authorities on Long Island say human remains have been discovered at Massapequa Preserve, and they believe it could be the work of MS-13.
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