Queens gang leader gets life for murder over rapper Shawny Binladen’s stolen bling

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New York Daily News

A Queens gang leader who killed a rival over the theft of popular drill rapper Shawny Binladen’s gold chain learned the steep price of revenge: two life sentences for the 2019 murder. Christopher Acevedo, 28, the founder and leader of the Wood City gang in Queens, was staring down mandatory life in prison after a jury convicted him of the racketeering murder of David Hutchinson in May. On Wednesday, Brooklyn Federal Court Judge Diane Gujarati handed down the sentences, to run concurrently. Acevedo was hoping to steal back the reputation his gang lost when a member of the rival SNOW gang, Donta…

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