WOODBURY - A judge sentenced Yan Cifuentes to 10 years to life in prison today for the November 2010 murder of Yunior Maldonado. Prosecutors say Cifuentes, 15 at the time, worked with an accomplice to kill Maldonado in Hempstead. They say the act was gang-related. Cifuentes' co-defendant is expected to be sentenced later this afternoon.
2 Hempstead teens to be tried as adults for alleged murder