Mom of Bronx gang-murder victim Lesandro Guzman-Feliz screams at accused killers in courtroom confrontation

The mother of a Bronx teen hacked to death by machete-wielding gang members howled in anger and anguish Wednesday at two of the accused killers.

“Asesino!” shouted Leandra Guzman, using the Spanish word for “killer” during a hearing for murder suspects Jonaiki Martinez Estrella and Daniel Fernandez. Her son Lesandro (Junior) Guzman-Feliz was brutally slain in a June 20 case of mistaken identity by members of the Trinitarios gang, authorities charged.

The victim’s mother — wearing a black shirt and a button bearing a picture of her slain son — was led from the courtroom by relatives after the emotional outburst. She stayed outside for a short time and returned for the rest of the hearing after regaining her composure.

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As the morning court session stretched toward the afternoon, with the defendants appearing in pairs, Guzman kept her head tilted toward the courtroom floor while biting her fingernails.

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The first eight of the 11 defendants due in Bronx Criminal Court entered pleas of not guilty in the case. Each suspect, wearing beige prison-issued outfits, stood silently as defense attorneys spoke on their behalf.

Authorities charged a dozen gang members in connection with the brutal execution of the 15-year-old aspiring police officer. The suspects yanked the badly outnumbered youth from a Bronx bodega and delivered him to his death at the hands of gang-bangers with knives and a machete, cops said.

The 12th suspect in the cruel attack was arrested last week in Connecticut and was the only one of the suspects not scheduled for a Wednesday court appearance.

The arrest of Luis Cabrarasantos, 25, of the Bronx, was the last one anticipated in the case, police said. A tip led cops to the suspect, who was ordered held on $1 million bond before his extradition to the Bronx.