Thursday, July 22, 2010

30 alleged gang members arrested in No.Va.

A sweep targeting violent foreign gangs in Northern Virginia has netted 30 gang members and associates, most of whom are believed to be in the country illegally.

Most of the alleged gang members and associates in Northern Virginia were arrested on immigration violations, but Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials say some have criminal pasts and are associated with dangerous gangs, including MS-13, Mexican Pride and Southside Locos.

The sweep was conducted Wednesday through Friday and was part of an ongoing nationwide crackdown, ICE officials said...

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