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NY released MS-13 gang member facing federal murder charge


 NY released MS-13 gang member facing federal murder charge

By Rebecca Rosenberg and Bruce Golding

September 15, 2020 | 4:09pm | Updated

State prison officials put a reputed MS-13 gang member back on the streets — even though the feds wanted him held on a murder charge that carries the death penalty, The Post has learned.

Ever Morales-Lopez, 26, was granted early parole for a 2018 conspiracy conviction on Long Island and released from the medium-security Washington Correctional Facility in Comstock on Sept. 3, records show.

But a federal arrest warrant for Morales-Lopez had been lodged with National Crime Information Center after he was indicted in July, along with seven other reputed MS-13 members, on racketeering charges that cover six murders, two attempted murders and a kidnapping conspiracy, a law enforcement source familiar with his case said.


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