Trump headed to LI to discuss gang violence

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Gang violence on Long Island is bringing President Donald Trump to the area.

Trump will be in Suffolk County on Friday to discuss the string of vicious murders associated with MS-13.

U.S. Rep. Peter King (R-Seaford) says he will also talk about law enforcement issues.

Due to security issues, officials are not saying exactly where the president will appear.

The president's visit comes after the murder arrests of 15 alleged MS-13 members were announced last week. There are reports that Trump will be speaking in a community hit hard by the gang. 

The White House has singled out MS-13 while calling for stricter immigration policies and a border wall.

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