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Arrest in C.F. double shooting

August 28, 2012

CENTRAL FALLS — Police in Central Falls made an arrest Tuesday in a double shooting that occurred in the area of Illinois Street and Hedley Avenue at around noon time Monday.
The unidentified shooting victims, a male and a female, were taken by ambulance to Rhode Island Hospital where they were treated for minor gunshot wounds and released, according to Police Maj. James J. Mendonca.
During the investigation, detectives were able to positively identify a Central Falls man as the perpetrator. The suspect, who has not been indentified by police, was located and taken into custody on Monday. Additionally, two .357 handguns have been seized as evidence.

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