Suspected gang member found guilty in Uniondale attempted murder

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A suspected gang member has been found guilty of trying to murder a Uniondale teen.

Manuel Sosa-Marquez shot a 14-year-old in front of a Uniondale park in 2015.

Prosecutors say the bullet hit the now 17-year-old victim's spine, leaving him paralyzed.

According to prosecutors, Sosa-Marquez is a member of the gang, Salvadorians with Pride.

He's is facing 25 years behind bars when he's sentenced next month.

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