He was paid to keep kids out of gangs. Now, he’s charged in grisly MS-13 killings
Wilfredo Vides was employed as a gang intervention counselor by a nonprofit funded with public money. He was also an active MS-13 gang member, prosecutors say.
from California https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2019-08-19/accused-ms-13-gang-member-worked-as-gang-interventionist-until-arrest