Kevin F. Coppinger

Massachusetts News: MS-13 Member, Erick Argueta Larios Sentenced to 15 Years in Federal Prison

BOSTON, Ms. – A member of MS-13’s Eastside Loco Salvatrucha (ESLS) clique was sentenced today in federal court in Boston for RICO conspiracy. Erick Argueta Larios, a/k/a “Lobo,” 33, a Salvadoran national illegally residing in the U.S., was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge F. Dennis Saylor IV to 15 years in prison and three … Continue reading Massachusetts News: MS-13 Member, Erick Argueta Larios Sentenced to 15 Years in Federal Prison

Massachusetts News: Salvadoran National, Juan Martinez Sola Pleads Guilty to Illegal Possession of a Firearm and Ammunition

BOSTON, Ms. – A Salvadoran national pleaded guilty yesterday in federal court in Boston to illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition. Juan Martinez Sola, 22, pleaded guilty to one count of being an illegal alien in possession of a firearm and ammunition. U.S. Senior District Court Judge Mark L. Wolf scheduled sentencing for Dec. … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Salvadoran National, Juan Martinez Sola Pleads Guilty to Illegal Possession of a Firearm and Ammunition

Massachusetts News: MS-13 Member, Carlos Melara Sentenced to 36 Years in Prison for RICO Conspiracy Involving Murder of a 15-Year-Old Boy

Defendant and three others lured boy in “catfishing” scheme and killed him on public beach BOSTON, Ms. – An MS-13 member was sentenced today in federal court in Boston for racketeering conspiracy involving the murder of a 15-year-old boy in East Boston. Carlos Melara, a/k/a “Chuchito,” a/k/a “Criminal,” 21, a Salvadoran national, was sentenced by U.S. … Continue reading Massachusetts News: MS-13 Member, Carlos Melara Sentenced to 36 Years in Prison for RICO Conspiracy Involving Murder of a 15-Year-Old Boy