Alleged Gang Leader Faces Trial In Bronx Teen’s Brutal Murder – CBS New York
Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz, 15, was dragged from a bodega and stabbed to death in June 2018.
Investigators said his attackers mistook him for a member of a rival gang faction.
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Five of the 14 men charged in the case were sentenced earlier this month.
Jonaiki Martinez Estrella received life in prison without the possibility of parole for delivering the deadly blow. Antonio Rodriguez, Hernandez Santiago and Elvin Garcia got 25 years to life, and Manuel Rivera got 23 years to life.
Prosecutors have said Suero is the local leader of the Trinitarios gang. He allegedly ordered lower-level members, including Then, to carry out the deadly attack.
Tuesday’s hearing could be followed by jury selection.