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Holyoke fatal shooting victims identified


Two men were killed in a shooting that happened just after 2 a.m. Saturday, near the intersection of Sargeant and Chestnut Streets.

Saturday night, police released the names of the two victims.  They are Richard Alequin-Hernandez, 25, of Chicopee and Jose Santiago, 20, of Holyoke.

Capt. Denise Duguay of the Holyoke Police Department told CBS 3 that multiple weapons were used in the shooting.  One body had remained at the active crime scene, while the other victim was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead later.

Both Holyoke's Criminal Investigation Bureau and the State Police Detective Unit are investigating the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the C.I.B. at 413-322-6940.

CBS 3 will update this story as more information becomes available.

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