BOSTON – The leader of the MS-13 East Coast Program was sentenced today in federal court in Boston for racketeering conspiracy.
Castro was one of 49 defendants to be convicted as part of this case.
MS-13 is a transnational criminal organization run by leaders in El Salvador, with thousands of members across the United States. In Massachusetts, as in other states,
During the investigation, Castro was identified as the leader of MS-13’s East Coast Program.