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2nd Arrest Made in Connection With Fatal Drug-Related Shooting

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    34-Year-Old Killed in Drug-Related Fatal Shooting

    Attleboro police said officers responded to a home on South Avenue just before 11 p.m. after a man reported he had been shot multiple times. Police are looking for two men whom witnesses say fled the shooting scene in a burgundy Jeep. They reportedly sped off toward nearby Interstate 95.

    (Published Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017)

    A second arrest has been made in connection with a fatal shooting in Massachusetts that police say was drug-related.

    Archie Charles, 25, of Malden, was arrested and arraigned Friday in Attleboro District Court, according to the Bristol County district attorney's office. It is unclear what charges he is facing.

    Police say they received a 911 call Monday night from someone who said his brother had been shot in an Attleboro home. The caller said two people were in the home looking to steal marijuana.

    The victim was later identified as Thomas Pomare, of Santa Barbara, California.

    Parkland Shooting Survivor Calls 'BS' on Politicians' Gun Stance

    [NATL] Parkland Shooting Survivor Calls 'BS' on Politicians' Gun Stance

    Marjory Stoneman Douglas High senior Emma Gonzalez had a message for president Donald Trump and for other politicians on their failure to enact sensible gun laws: "BS." Gonzalez was one of several survivors to speak at a rally held outside the Federal Courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to speak out against the gun lobby.

    (Published Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018)

    Earlier this week Christopher Johnson of Attleboro was charged with misleading a criminal investigation in connection with the crime. He pleaded not guilty and was ordered held on $25,000 cash bail. Johnson's bail on two other unrelated cases was revoked.

    The incident remains under investigation. 

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