Yet another misunderstood citizen. Probably from a broken home. Emotionally absent father. An "at risk" youth led astray by the treachery of others. A pillar of the community targeted by men of envy and ambition. Maybe he needs counselling.
And I'm just the one to provide it. I can cure him in one session, guaranteed.
p.s. Jesus, what an article in LAWeekly. Why is this guy permitted to live? The Salvadorans have what is called the Sombra Negra (black shadow) to deal with gang shitheads like this.