Atlanta rapper YFN Lucci surrenders in gang racketeering case

ATLANTA — Channel 2 Action News has learned Atlanta-rapper YFN Lucci has surrendered in the gang racketeering case we told you about almost two weeks ago.

Fulton County Sheriff Pat Labat told Channel 2 investigative reporter Mark Winne that Lucci is housed in the Fulton County Jail in a way that keeps both him and the staff safe.

“We do treat charges more so than the celebrity status and he is certainly in our maximum security area,” Labat said.

El Salvador security forces arrest 40 MS-13 gang members, including cell leader, who were planning to carry out 17 assassinations

Security forces in El Salvador launched a raid to arrest 93 alleged members of a MS-13 cell who were plotting to carry out 17 assassinations.

As many as 40 apprehensions were made during a series of pre-dawn raids that were carried out Friday in the departments of La Libertad, Santa Ana and San Salvador, the Attorney General’s Office said.

An additional 18 suspects who were already in prison were summoned for their roles in the murder plot.