LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) —The FBI Tuesday is investigating two Los Angeles gang members who have traveled overseas to fight in Syria.
A video of two unidentified men, who appear to be shouting out to their gangs while shooting AK-47s, was recently posted online by Middle Eastern media group, MEMRI-TV.READ MORE: LA County Pays $2.75M To Compton Man With Mental Illness Beaten By Deputies
“Look homie, check this out,” one man said.
The video shows the men, known as “Creeper” from the Sun Valley G’d Up-13 and “Wino” from the Westside Armenian Power gangs, fighting alongside pro-Hizbullah and pro-Assad forces, according to MEMRI-TV.
“The Joint Terrorism Taskforce is aware of the video and is investigating to determine any potential threats to Americans or U.S. interest,” FBI spokeswoman Laura Eimiller said.