Holyoke police probe city’s 2nd homicide of 2014


HOLYOKE (AP) -- Police continue to investigate a weekend shooting that left a Holyoke man dead.

Investigators say the 31-year-old victim was shot just after 2 a.m. Saturday outside a city social club.

His name has not been made public.

There have been no arrests but Lt. James Albert says there are some leads. A witness told police that the victim was involved in some sort of altercation just before the shooting.

The victim was taken to the hospital by a friend. He was pronounced dead at the hospital.

It as the city’s second homicide of the year.


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