*** A teen Crips member charged with extortion after he allegedly threatened to kill a 15-year-old who wanted out of the gang unless $600 protection payment made in Pasadena, TX.
*** In Fairfax County, VA a 13-year-old faux MS-13 member charged with extortion after he allegedly threatened to kill a member of another teen's family unless $500 protection payment made.
*** Seven MS-13 members receive lengthy sentences on convictions ranging from racketeering to murder in Charlotte, NC.
*** MS-13 member who shot 13-year-old boy in the head gets 21 years in prison in Brentwood, NY.
*** MS-13 member allegedly whoops out "the beast has eaten" after murdering a man he mistakenly identified as a rival Bloods member in Queens, NY.
*** The feds indict twenty-nine reputed members from Manchester OGs on assorted drug and gun charges in Pittsburgh, PA: "Pittsburgh police Chief Nate Harper called the OGs 'home-grown terrorists.'"
*** Jury rejects death penalty for the former leader of the Asian Boyz following his conviction for eight murders and ten attempted murders in Los Angeles, CA.
*** In Chicago, IL ex-leader of FSU gets year in prison on extortion conviction a day after Hollywood studio awards him a screenwriting contract.