A reputed leader of a Southern California gang that stole hundreds of thousands of dollars through sophisticated fraud schemes has been sentenced to 32 years in federal prison.
Nune Gevorkyan was sentenced to six months in prison, while her husband, Oganes Koshkaryan, was sentenced to four years and nine months, according to federal prosecutor Martin Estrada.
A 30-year-old woman has been accused of coordinating gang activity in Los Angeles from her home in Salina, Kansas.
Federal prosecutors say two men who orchestrated an elaborate identity theft ring from behind bars will each stay there to serve new 25-year sentences.
A federal courts employee and her husband have been charged with accessing and leaking confidential information to tip off suspected criminals before their arrest, including the takedown of an Armenian gang last year, authorities said Wednesday.
Several suspected members of an Armenian gang have been arrested for allegedly helping orchestrate a riot at a L.A. County jail.