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  • 12 Men Indicted in Machete Killing of Bronx Teenager

    Wednesday | via The New York Times 

    Leandra Feliz sat in the second row of a packed Bronx courtroom on Wednesday, staring down each of the 12 men charged with killing her 15-year-old son with machetes and knives. "Asesino!" she shouted, Spanish for assassin, as the first two were led away in handcuffs after being arraigned on murder charges.

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  • Loaded handgun found in vehicle in Pemberwick

    Monday Jul 16 | via Darien News-Review 

    Police arrested three men on a weapons charge after a loaded 9mm. automatic handgun was allegedly found in their vehicle Saturday night.

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  • Justice for 'Junior': 9th arrest in death of Lesandr...

    Tuesday Jul 3 | via Newsday 

    Diego Suero, the ninth suspect in the arrest of Lesandro "Junior" Guzman-Feliz, above, was charged with second-degree murder and more. Photo Credit: NYPD via Twitter A ninth suspect was arrested on Tuesday in the fatal stabbing of 15-year-old Lesandro Guzman-Feliz last month, police said.

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  • NYPD officers investigated for response to fatal Bro...

    Thursday Jun 28 | via Newsday 

    Lesandro Guzman-Feliz, 15, was dragged from a Bronx bodega and fatally stabbed on June 20 in a case of mistaken identity. Police in the Bronx are investigating the response of multiple officers who were in the area the night Lesandro Guzman-Feliz was fatally stabbed outside of a bodega, seen here on June 26. Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp Police in the Bronx are investigating the response of multiple officers in the area following the fatal stabbing of 15-year-old Lesandro Guzman-Feliz last week, a police source said.

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  • 8 gang-affiliated men charged with murder in fatal s...

    Wednesday Jun 27 | via Fox News 

    All eight men linked to the grisly murder of a 15-year-old who was hacked to death with a machete outside of a New York City deli have been arraigned on charges of murder, manslaughter and gang assault, according to reports. Lesandro "Junior" Guzman-Feliz, who dreamed of becoming a police officer and was a member of the NYPD's Explorers program, was grabbed forcefully outside the Bronx bodega and assaulted by a group of men who stabbed him repeatedly as he struggled to escape, videos show.

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  • Bronx teen murdered in gang-related attack honored a...

    Wednesday Jun 27 | via Newsday 

    Lesandro "Junior" Guzman-Feliz was remembered at a funeral held at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church in Belmont, Bronx, on Wednesday.

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  • Eighth Arrest Made In Stabbing Of 15-Year-Old Lesand...

    Wednesday Jun 27 | via Yahoo! 

    Police have arrested an eighth suspect in last week's stabbing death of a 15-year-old boy outside of a New York bodega in what's believed to have been a case of mistaken identity. Elvin Garcia, 23, of the Bronx was taken into custody Tuesday night for the murder of Lesandro "Junior" Guzman-Feliz, who was filmed being pulled out of the store by a group of men on June 20 who then slashed him to death on the sidewalk.

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  • Father of boy, 15, brutally slain outside a Bronx bo...

    Tuesday Jun 26 | via Daily Mail 

    PICTURED: Music producer family friend of Janoris Jenkins who was found dead in the basement of the New York Giants star's luxury home and could have been 'suffocated or strangled' 'Rest in peace my king, my warrior': Father of boy, 15, brutally slain outside a Bronx bodega reveals new tattoo of his son's face as thousands chant 'Justice for Junior' at his wake The father of the 15-year-old aspiring police officer who was brutally slain outside a Bronx bodega has revealed a new tattoo of his son's face as thousands chanted 'Justice for Junior' at his wake on Monday.

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  • Six 'Dominican gang members' in court over Bronx tee...

    Tuesday Jun 26 | via Daily Mail 

    Not so macho now: Six 'Dominican gang members' arrested in connection to fatal stabbing of Bronx teen appear in New Jersey court as judge approves their extradition to New York to face murder charges They will be extradited back to New York to face charges in the murder of 15-year-old Lesandro Guzman-Feliz The group are being held at the Passaic County Jail until New York authorities pick them up for the transfer The men mostly stared at the floor in court and only one could speak without the aid of a Spanish translator Gang members allegedly believed Guzman-Feliz was the same man filmed in a Snapchat video having sex with one of the members' cousins Six suspected members of a Dominican street gang who were arrested in New Jersey in connection to the brutal murder of a Bronx teen will be extradited back to New York to face charges.

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  • Graphic video: Latino gang stabs boy in vicious park...

    Tuesday Jun 26 | via Spero News 

    An international Latino criminal gang known as "Los Trinitarios" attacked a 14-year-old boy in the Bronx, leaving him in critical condition. The unnamed boy remains in critical condition in a local New York hospital since the attack on the evening of June 18 on Bronx River Parkway, suffering a dozen stab wounds and the loss of a kidney.

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  • Paterson helps nab suspects in Bronx bodega killing

    Monday Jun 25 | via NorthJersey.com 

    The city's force helped the NYPD arrest suspects in the fatal stabbing of a Bronx boy, 15. The case hints at a violent gang's presence in Paterson. Arrests of Bronx bodega slaying suspects in Paterson hint at possible gang involvement The city's force helped the NYPD arrest suspects in the fatal stabbing of a Bronx boy, 15. The case hints at a violent gang's presence in Paterson.

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  • Arrests Made In 15-Year-Old Boy's Stabbing Death On ...

    Monday Jun 25 | via Yahoo! 

    Seven men have been arrested in the stabbing death of a 15-year-old who was brutally attacked on a New York City street Wednesday in a case of suspected mistaken identity. Prosecutors in New Jersey announced Monday that six men had been taken into custody in Paterson the day before in connection with the killing of Lesandro "Junior" Guzman-Feliz.

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  • Two Roosevelt Men Arrested After Attempted Armed Str...

    Friday Jun 22 | via LongIsland.com 

    June 22, 2018 - The First Squad reports the arrest of two Roosevelt men for an Attempted Robbery that occurred on Friday, June 22, 2018 at 1:15 a.m. in Freeport . According to detectives, a male victim, 34, was walking to his car and was approached by Arturo Vasquez Santillan, 25. The subject displayed a handgun and demanded money.

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  • Roosevelt teen charged in MS-13 killing

    Jun 15, 2018 | via South Shore Record 

    A Roosevelt teenager has been arrested and charged in connection with the alleged MS-13 murder of another Roosevelt teen whose body Nassau County police discovered in a secluded woodland two weeks ago. Officials announced the arrest late Thursday night.

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  • Activist Emma Gonzalez to attend event for former LI...

    Jun 14, 2018 | via Newsday 

    Gonzalez and Cameron Kasky will be at a fundraiser in honor of teacher Scott Beigel, who was killed in the Florida high school shooting. Emma Gonzalez at the March For Our Lives on March 24 in Washington, D.C. Photo Credit: WireImage / Noam Galai Two students from Parkland, Florida - including Emma Gonzalez - will attend a fundraiser Tuesday honoring Scott J. Beigel, a teacher from Dix Hills who died while protecting his students in a school shooting.

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  • Cops see drop in ODs, thefts

    Jun 13, 2018 | via South Shore Record 

    Nassau County police and health officials are nearing the end of a 60-day crackdown on the sale and use of heroin in Baldwin, which landed at No. 5 on the NCPD's list of opioid hotspots.

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  • Cops: Overdose probe leads to gun, drug arrest in Fr...

    Jun 8, 2018 | via Newsday 

    An investigation involving multiple overdoses in the area of Freeport and Baldwin over the past few weeks led to the arrest of a Freeport man on gun and drug charges, police said Friday. Robert Williams, 56, was arrested at 12:10 p.m. Thursday on North Long Beach Avenue in Freeport on charges of criminal sale of a controlled substance, two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance, and two counts of criminal possession of a weapon, Nassau County police said.

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  • Cops: Remains of suspected MS-13 victim found in Roo...

    May 30, 2018 | via Newsday 

    The remains at the Roosevelt Preserve were said to be bone fragments, according to a law enforcement official, and were found about 1 mile into the park. Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder speaks at a press conference on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, following the discovery by county investigators of human remains inside the wooded area of a park in Roosevelt that they believe are those of someone killed by MS-13 gang members.

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  • Officials: Freeport Teen Arrested in Connection with...

    May 30, 2018 | via LongIsland.com 

    May 30, 2018 - The Homicide Squad reports the Tuesday, May 29 arrest of Josue Figueroa-Velasquez, 18, of Freeport in connection with a 2017 murder. According to police, on Thursday, October 19, 2017 an extensive search was conducted in a wooded area located at the west end of West Greenwich Avenue, Roosevelt .

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  • NCPD discovers fifth victim in alleged MS-13 killing...

    May 30, 2018 | via South Shore Record 

    At the east end of Frederick Avenue in Roosevelt, on a leafy residential block with a Baptist church, Nassau County police set up a command post Wednesday afternoon. In the dense woodland to the east, authorities found the body of a man who was believed to have been killed by the El Salvadoran gang MS-13.

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