Tag: MS-13

Gang Member Charged With 2002 Murder of Teen in Roosevelt

A reputed MS-13 street gang member wanted for allegedly killing a teenager in Roosevelt 13 years ago was apprehended this spring after he fled...

3rd Miller Place Gang Murder Suspect Nabbed

Milton “Diabolico” Contreras, 19, of Brentwood, was apprehended in Kansas.

MS-13 Gang Member Admits Killing Teen Ex-girlfriend

Juan “Cruzito” Garcia pleaded guilty to murdering 19-year-old Vanessa Argueta on Feb. 4, 2010.

Central Islip Gang Member Gets Life for Murdering Tot

An MS-13 street gang member was sentenced Thursday to multiple life terms in federal prison plus 35 years for his role in killing a...

Gang Leader Charged With Miller Place Murder

Byron “Viruz” Lopez was charges with conspiracy to commit murder in-aid-of racketeering.

Is Wyandanch Rising Above the Violence?

There has been a push for the past decade to turn Wyandanch around. It has become a battle to restore hope and to revive the spirits of a divided population.

Brentwood Man Convicted of Gang Murder

A Brentwood man was convicted Tuesday of helping two fellow MS-13 street gang members kill a fourth member during an internal conflict four years...

FBI: MS-13 Member in Mom-Tot Slaying Added to 10 Most Wanted...

“Garcia’s callous disregard for human life resulted in the senseless murder of a young mother and her helpless 2-year-old son.”

Brentwood Gang Leader Gets Life in Prison

Carlos “Silencio” Ortega was convicted of murdering two people, shooting another and federal racketeering charges.