Frederick gang member sentenced to 7 years

I-270

A Frederick, Maryland, man entered a guilty plea on Thursday for his participation in a criminal gang. 

Jose Castellano, 20, was sentenced to 7 years after he shot a man in the foot. Castellano is a part of the 18th street gang and the fight started because of another gang, MS 13. In December 2016, the Frederick Police Department responded to area of Hillcrest Drive for a firearm discharge.

When they arrived, they found the victim who said he saw his friend get attacked by a group. When he tried to help him, that is when he got shot. The victim was able to identify Castellano from a photo array.

According to the new release, Castellano has an ICE detainer. 
 

Copyright 2022 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Local News Headlines

Events

Don't Miss

More Local News

Trending Stories