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Long IslandCrime

Suspected MS-13 gang activity on Long Island

The recent eruption of gang violence on Long Island — highlighted by the discovery of the mutilated bodies of four young men in a public park — fits what experts and sources say is a new and more deadly profile of MS-13.

Suffolk County Police investigate the crime scene where

Suffolk County Police investigate the crime scene where four bodies were found in the woods near the Central Islip Recreation Center. The victims of a quadruple homicide. April 13, 2017. Photo Credit: Newsday/Thomas A. Ferrara