Fear Grips Communities as MS-13 Gang Proliferates

Article subtitle: 
The murder of Evelyn Rodriguez's daughter by MS-13 gang members spotlights the growing threat schools and communities face nationwide
Article author: 
Charlotte Cuthbertson
Article publisher: 
Epoch Times
Article date: 
18 April 2017
Article category: 
National News
Article Body: 

At first, Evelyn Rodriguez thought her teenage daughter had forgotten to charge her phone—it kept going straight to voicemail ...

Mickens’s body had been discovered  ...

The attorney’s office said Cuevas had some run-ins with members and associates of the MS-13 gang ...

Ten of the 13 suspects are illegal immigrants, two are U.S. citizens, and one is a green card holder ...

Capers said MS-13 gets gang members to illegally enter the United States from Central America and recruits new members from schools and communities around the country.

During the 10-year period between 2005 and 2014, Immigrations and Custom Enforcement (ICE) officials arrested 4,000 members of MS-13, according to numbers obtained by Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) through freedom of information requests. CIS is a pro-immigration enforcement think tank based in Washington.

Of the 4,000 arrested, 92 percent were in the United States illegally ...

CAIRCO Comment

This article is well worth reading.It delves into schools and their burden of ten or more new students per day, DACA and unaccompanied alien children. (UAC's)