The Long Island teenagers found brutally murdered in a park Wednesday night have been identified. The four teens, ranging from 16-18 years of age, were found dead, their bodies mutilated with machetes.
The victims were identified as Justin Llivicura, 18, cousins Michael Banegas and Jefferson Villalobos, both 18, and 18-year-old Jorge Tigre.
The boy’s bodies were found at the intersection of Lowell Avenue and Clayton Street in Central Islip, and authorities say one of them was so badly disfigured that he could only be identified through a tattoo. The youngest victim was just 16 years old. “He had a plastic bag over his head in order to suffocate him,” said Yensi Fuentes, victim’s cousin. Continue reading