HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) - 22News has confirmed that a man has been killed in Holyoke.
This marks Holyoke's second homicide in less than a week.
Before Tuesday of this week the city went almost two years without a single homicide.
Lt. Matt Moriarty told 22News at around 1 o'clock Sunday afternoon, a man was shot several times behind an apartment building at 16 Cabot Street.
The man, who's not being identified, was rushed to Baystate Medical Center, where he died.
Lt. Moriarty told 22News that so far, nobody has been arrested and they don't have any suspects.
Sunday's murder follows another deadly shooting at the corner of Beech and Dwight Streets on Tuesday where a 35 year old man was killed.
Lt. Moriarty told 22News they do not believe that the killings are related.