Marcello Lucero, of Ecuador, 37, was stabbed to death in Patchogue, on Saturday night, November 8. Suffolk County Police found Marcello Lucero knifed in his chest. Police said they detained 7 white boys whose ages were 16 and 17. These boys were from Medford and East Patchogue. The group of boys were charged with gang assault. One boy was charged with manslaughter as a hate crime. The boys would be held in jail until their formal charges were read on Monday, November 10.