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MS-13 gang leader gets life for Pony Pasture slaying

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RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – The MS-13 gang leader found guilty of orchestrating a July 2011 murder will spend the rest of his life behind bars.

A Richmond judge sentenced Jose Bran Thursday afternoon to two life sentences in prison for ordering the shooting death of 18-year-old Osbin Hernandez-Gonzales.

Hernandez-Gonzales’ body was found at Pony Pasture.

The Richmond Times Dispatch reports the two teenagers who carried out the murder are serving 18 and 34-year sentences.