Lesandro "Junior" Guzman-Feliz was dragged out of a Belmont bodega and fatally stabbed on June 20,police said. On June 14, the five men accused of fatally stabbing the teen were found guilty of first- and second-degree murder, conspiracy and gang assault. One suspect pleaded guilty in the case and is cooperating with the prosecution.
After all five defendants were found guilty in the murder trial for Junior Guzman, killed in a brutal Bronx bodega machete attack inJunior's family got some relief. All five defendants were found guilty of murder in first and second degree, as well as conspiracy and gang assault charges. The first verdict was announced against Jonaiki Martinez Estrella, who delivered the fatal blow with a kitchen knife that ultimately killed Guzman a year ago next week.
By Kate Sheehy. July 22, pm Updated July 22, pm. An MS gang member from Long Island posed as a killer in chilling photos — and Monday, he pleaded guilty to being one.
She said Jean-Baptiste, a member of the M20 gang, had intended to kill Jai rather than just injure him and must serve a minimum of 19 years in custody. The injured boy staggered into the chicken shop and was given emergency first aid, but he died in hospital less than three hours later. Jean-Baptiste was captured in Gravesend, Kent, on December 10 when he had a large hunting knife stuffed into the waistband of his trousers.
One of the last things Lesandro Guzman-Feliz heard before a gang of Trinitarios chased him down and hacked him to death last summer was a cryptic number, phrased as a question: ? The number was a test, designed by a Trinitarios leader, to determine if someone was a member of a rival group, according to testimony on Monday from a gang member who has pleaded guilty to taking part in the killing. Only allies would know how to answer.
A Houston teen charged in the slaying of a Lamar High School student is suspected in five other killings, part of a deadly gang war that has resulted in more than 50 deaths sinceauthorities said Wednesday. Johnson faces three murder charges involving a dispute between two local cliques, the latest of which was lodged Tuesday night. At least 52 killings have occurred as a result of the dispute, Bock said.
Police have arrested and charged four men and a teenager in the gruesome murder of a year-old boy from Fairfax County, Virginia. The five suspects are part of an MS "clique" that operates in Fairfax County, Virginia, police said. The victim, Jacson Pineda Chicas, also belonged to the gang.
Members of the Trinitarios gang were hunting for enemies in the Bronx last summer when they found a year-old boy on his phone and walking alone. Mistaking him for a member of a rival set, the gang chased the boy, Lesandro Guzman-Feliz, for blocks in the Belmont section of the Bronx, prosecutors said. The desperate teenager tried to hide inside of a bodega, but the gang members dragged him from the store and stabbed him to death as security cameras recorded the gruesome scene.
An year-old charged with murder and the year-old he allegedly shot and killed in the early morning hours of July 4 in Edgewood were members of a rival street gangs, police said. Rahzir Martin Meyers, a known Bloods gang member, according to police, is charged with first-degree murder and first-degree assault, along with five other related misdemeanors, for allegedly shooting year-old Khalil Lephonzo Johnson, killing him. Meyers and Mr.