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    Family Fears MS-13 Killed Loved One After Body Found on LI

    Authorities have dug up the body of yet another murder victim believed to be linked to MS-13 gang violence. Checkey Beckford reports. (Published Thursday, May 31, 2018)

    Police on Long Island have identified the remains of a body found in a wooded area in Roosevelt.

    Nassau County police said Monday that 19-year-old Josue Amaya Leonor, of Roosevelt, was the victim of a homicide, possibly at the hands of the MS-13 gang.

    His remains were discovered on Wednesday, the same day a third person was arraigned on murder charges in the death of 15-year-old Angel Soler.

    Soler was attacked in July by a group of alleged MS-13 gang members and was hacked to death with a machete.

    Search for Possible MS-13 Victim on Long Island

    [NY] Search for Possible MS-13 Victim on Long Island

    Sources tell NBC 4 federal agents are looking for a body on Long Island thought to be a victim of MS-13 violence. Jonathan Dienst reports.

    (Published Wednesday, May 30, 2018)

    MS-13 is believed to be behind 25 killings on Long Island during the past two years.

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