Tag: Brentwood

Brentwood Woman Admits Sending Money to ISIS

A Brentwood woman has admitted sending more than $150,000 to ISIS, the international terrorist organization based in Syria and Iraq, federal prosecutors said.

Anti-Gang Advocate Evelyn Rodriguez Killed At Daughter’s Brentwood Memorial

Evelyn Rodriguez, the mother of Kayla Cuevas, a teenager brutally murdered by the MS-13 street gang, died when she was hit by a vehicle while planning a memorial for her daughter in Brentwood on Friday, Suffolk County police said.

Trump Visiting Long Island To Discuss MS-13, Again

President Donald Trump is expected to visit Long Island on Wednesday to discuss the street gang MS-13 — the president’s second visit to LI in less than a year for the same reason.

Brentwood MS-13 Member Pleads Guilty to Murder

A reputed MS-13 gang member has admitted to helping kill a 27-year-old man while the victim sat in a parked car outside of his Brentwood home four years ago, federal prosecutors said.

Suffolk Cops Find 2 Dead Bodies in 1 Day

Two sets of human remains were found about 20 miles apart on eastern Long Island on Saturday, Suffolk County police said.

MS-13 Gangster Charged in Brentwood Teen’s Murder, Feds Say

A reputed MS-13 gang member has been arrested for allegedly killing an Brentwood High School student whose body was found in 2016, federal authorities told the Press.

Trump Speech Spotlights Long Island Gang Issue

President Donald Trump twice mentioned Long Island in his first State of the Union address Tuesday while discussing his administration’s war on the violent transnational street gang MS-13 that’s killed dozens locally.

Brentwood Woman Accused of Sending Money to ISIS

A Brentwood woman was arrested Wednesday for allegedly laundering more than $85,000 using Bitcoin and sending it to ISIS, the international terrorist organization based in Syria and Iraq, federal prosecutors said.

MS-13 Gang Member from Freeport Gets 40 Years for 2 Murders

An admitted MS-13 street gang member from Freeport was sentenced Thursday to 40 years in federal prison for killing two other gang members in a two-week span five years ago.

3 Nabbed for Brentwood Armed Home Invasion

Three men from Philadelphia were arrested for allegedly committing one of two armed home invasions on eastern Long Island last week, authorities said.