Victim was stabbed 100 times
Officials said up to 10 members of MS-13 communicated on walkie talkies as they closed
in on their victim at a recreational area in Wheaton, Maryland
After they tracked down a man,members of an El Salvadorian street gang stabbed him 100
time, beheaded him and cut out his heart in a park near Washington DC, police said.
The president of the United States Donald Trump has vowed to wipe out MS-13.
“The criminals ripped out the victim’s heart and dumped it into the grave”, according to
One of the suspects was arrested in North Carolina on 11 November and extradited to
Montgomery County, Maryland.
19-yaer- old Miguel Angel Lopez-Abrego, appeared in court on Wednesday, according to
Montgomery Community Media.
The court charged him with first-degree murder and remanded in custody.
The victim was murdered in early spring, but police only became aware of the killing after a
tip-off, Accordig to the Washington Post.
Victim’s body was discovered in Wheatin Regional Park on 5 September.
Officials said the victim had been buried in a woodland grave prepared before his murder.
Police said A post-mortem examination ruled it a homicide from “sharp force injuries”.
The victim is unidentified yet but the investigators are still searching..