MS-13 and the Crips; history, photos and ties to Northern Virginia
Two of the most dangerous and violent gangs in the U.S. have ties to Northern Virginia and the D.C. area. Take a look at the history and surprising facts about the Crips and MS-13. And be sure to watch Pamela Brown's Only on 7 reports about this growing issue. Part 1 airs Thursday night at 11pm. Part 2 on Friday at 5pm.
This photo is from 2005 at a secluded spot on the banks of the Shenandoah River. Authorities say it was a known location for MS-13 meetings and evidence that the gang’s influence was spreading.