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Bristol County DA: Arrest made in fatal shooting of Jovanni Perez in Fall River



Jovanni Perez

A 17-year-old has been charged in a fatal shooting in Fall River.

According to Gregg Miliote of the Bristol County District Attorney’s Office, Antwyne Robinson, of Fall River, was arrested late this morning in Fall River. He is being charged with murder.

At approximately 12:15 p.m. on October 14th, Fall River Police were dispatched to the area of 253 Locust Street for a report of a male gunshot victim.

When first responders arrived, they located the victim, later identified as Jovanni Perez, 18, of Fall River and East Weymouth. He was rushed to Charlton Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased at 1:41 p.m.

Several shell casings were found at the scene.

The fatal shooting was one of three shootings that took place in the city in a 10-hour period.

Robinson was arraigned late today in Fall River District Court and was held without bail.

The investigation is being coordinated by Assistant District Attorney Matthew Lopes, who will also handle Robinson’s murder arraignment.

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  1. CrackRockattheWhitehouse

    October 19, 2023 at 3:20 pm

    More scum destroying Fall River.

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