MUG SHOTS: Three men arrested for armed home invasion in Springfield

Crime

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Three men have been arrested by Springfield officers after a home invasion on Hope Street Tuesday afternoon.

According to Springfield Police Spokesperson Ryan Walsh, officers were able to locate a suspected vehicle allegedly used in the home invasion and pulled the car over for a traffic stop around 1:00 p.m. on Roosevelt Avenue and Cottage Street.

Inside the vehicle officers located a high capacity semi-automatic firearm with 17 rounds of ammunition and items that were stolen from the home. The following suspects were arrested, 37-year-old Benjamin Nunez from West Springfield , 46-year-old Jose Martinez from Chicopee, and 39-year-old Robert Nunez from Northampton.

Jose Martinez:

  • Home invasion
  • Possession of a firearm with 1 prior violent/drug crime
  • Possession of a firearm without a FID card (subsequent offense)
  • Possession of a high capacity firearm during the commission of a felony
  • Carrying a loaded firearm without a license
  • Possession of a high capacity magazine/feeding device
  • Armed & masked robbery
  • Larceny over $1200
  • Operation of a motor vehicle with a suspended license

Benjamin Nunez:

  • Home invasion
  • Possession of a firearm with 3 prior violent/drug crime
  • Possession of a firearm without a FID card (subsequent offense)
  • Possession of a high capacity firearm during the commission of a felony
  • Carrying a loaded firearm without a license
  • Possession of a high capacity magazine/feeding device
  • Armed & masked robbery
  • Larceny over $1200

Robert Nunez:

  • Home invasion
  • Possession of a firearm with 3 prior violent/drug crime
  • Possession of a firearm without a FID card (subsequent offense)
  • Possession of a high capacity firearm during the commission of a felony
  • Carrying a loaded firearm without a license
  • Possession of a high capacity magazine/feeding device
  • Armed & masked robbery
  • Larceny over $1200

Walsh said a victim in the home invasion was not injured.

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