Five MS-13 members have been arrested in Maryland and charged with the death of a 16-year-old boy over the weekend; allegedly stabbing the victim ‘100 times’ and subsequently setting the high school student’s body on fire.
“Maryland police say five MS-13 gang members stabbed one of their own 100 times and drove the body to Virginia where they set it on fire,” reports Fox News. “The victim of the brutal attack was a 16-year-old high school student. Cops identified Jacson Pineda-Chicas this week after releasing a photo of a tattoo on his left arm, Tribune Media reported.”
The victim's mother said when gang members accused him of talking to police they threatened to kill his family and he told them to kill him instead. https://t.co/jzquCSJpan
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“To hear somebody was stabbed 100 times, per the medical examiner, pretty much speaks for itself how violent the attack would have been,” Maj. Brian Reilly said Friday at a news conference.
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