Missing Teen Feared to Have Been Killed by MS-13 Has Been Found Safe - NBC New York

Missing Teen Feared to Have Been Killed by MS-13 Has Been Found Safe

Louis Germosen, missing since June 28, had been presumed dead. His disappearance was being investigated as a possible MS-13-related murder.

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    Cryptic Texts Prompt Search for Missing Man

    A pair of cryptic text messages have led to a two-day search for a missing young man at a Long Island park in connection with an ongoing investigation into crimes allegedly committed by the gang MS-13, a law enforcement source tells NBC 4. Greg Cergol reports.

    (Published Monday, July 9, 2018)

    What to Know

    • A missing teen authorities believed to have been murdered by the MS-13 gang has been found safe, authorities said

    • Louis Germosen, 19, had been missing since June 28

    • The Nassau County Police Department on Saturday said the young man had been located, without providing details

    A missing teen authorities believed to have been murdered by the MS-13 gang has been found safe, authorities said. 

    Louis Germosen, 19, had been missing since June 28. The Nassau County Police Department on Saturday said the young man had been located "after an extensive investigation," without providing additional details. 

    Authorities searched for Germosen in Hempstead Lake State Park in Long Island with dogs and a dive team earlier this month after his family said they received texts from an unknown source that told them to search several addresses near Schodack Pond in West Hempstead. 

    "We couldn't believe what we were reading," the teen's stepmother said at the time. 

    Cryptic Text Prompts Search for Missing Teen on Long Island

    [NY] Cryptic Text Prompts Search for Missing Teen on Long Island

    A cadaver dog had been brought in to search a Long Island park after a teenage boy went missing. Greg Cergol reports.

    (Published Monday, July 9, 2018)

    A source said authorities believed Germosen had been killed by the MS-13 gang. 

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