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  • Mother of suspected MS-13 victim remembered as 'warr...

    Sep 21, 2018 | via KTMF 

    FILE- In this March 2, 2017 file photo, Evelyn Rodriguez, mother of Kayla Cuevas, 16, who was brutally slain in 2016 allegedly by members of the MS-13 street gang, stops to talk members of the press gathered outside U.S.... BRENTWOOD, N.Y. - A mother recognized by President Donald Trump for turning grief over her daughter's suspected gang killing into a crusade against MS-13 was remembered at her funeral Friday as a hero and a warrior. "The world has lost a great warrior," Sini told mourners at St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church in Brentwood.

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  • Woman who fatally hit mom of MS-13 victim was allege...

    Sep 15, 2018 | via New York Post 

    An irate Long Island woman who fatally struck the grieving mother of an MS-13 victim sparked the deadly confrontation by trashing a memorial for the dead teen, the mom's friends told The Post on Saturday. The mother, Evelyn Rodriguez, who attended President Trump's State of the Union Address earlier this year to bring attention to the slaying of her 16-year-old daughter, Kayla Cuevas, and Cuevas' friend, Nisa Mickens, 15, was setting up flowers, balloons and photos on Ray Court in Brentwood for a vigil to mark the second anniversary of Cuevas' death.

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  • Mom of MS-13 victim fatally hit by car following alt...

    Sep 14, 2018 | via New York Post 

    The grieving mother of a young girl killed by MS-13 gang members on Long Island was fatally struck by a car on Friday while preparing for a candlelight vigil at her daughter's memorial, cops said. Evelyn Rodriguez - who attended President Trump's State of the Union Address to shed light on the brutal slaying of 16-year-old Kayla Cuevas - was struck by a vehicle in Brentwood at around 4 p.m. - two years to the day her daughter's body was found in a wooded area off the same block, according to police.

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  • New York man fatally stabs teen brother while he's p...

    Aug 27, 2018 | via Fox News 

    A New York man was arrested after stabbing his brother to death while he was playing video games Friday, officials said. Robert Rivera, 19, walked into the bedroom of his Brentwood home where his brother Brian Castillo, 17, was playing video games and stabbed him at least once in the neck with a knife, Assistant District Lawrence Opisso said.

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