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Federal jury indicts 6 alleged MS-13 members in Maryland

Federal jury indicts 6 alleged MS-13 members in Maryland

A federal grand jury in Maryland has indicted six alleged members of the violent MS-13 street gang.

Six defendants — ranging in age from 19 to 22 — were charged in a nine-count indictment unsealed this week. The alleged members of MS-13, a gang with Central American ties, are charged with murder, conspiracy and racketeering.

The men, all living in Annapolis, were detained on federal or state criminal charges and their initial court appearances have not yet taken place, according to prosecutors. Their immigration status was not immediately clear.

The latest indictments come roughly two weeks after a MS-13 member from another Maryland community was convicted in a federal...

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