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Fifth Avenue Shooting Is Retaliation for Colon Murder, Say Haverhill Police

Fifth Avenue Shooting Is Retaliation for Colon Murder, Say Haverhill Police

Nike Colon’s May murder triggered a “gang war” in Haverhill between two rival groups, according to police. (File photograph) The May murder of 20-year-old Haverhill man Nike Colon triggered what police say is an all-out “gang war,” according to an affidavit filed after the city’s most recent shooting. In court documents obtained by WHAV, Haverhill

Almonte Held Without Bail for Colon Murder; Video Footage Fingers Him as Alleged Triggerman

Eddy Almonte, arrested May 29 during an unrelated motor vehicle stop in Winchester, Va., was arraigned for the murder of Nike Colon Monday in Haverhill District Court. (Courtesy booking photograph) A handcuffed Eddy Almonte appeared in Haverhill District Court Monday to answer to murder charges brought two weeks after the death of 20-year-old Nike Colon.

Haverhill Groups Plan Tuesday ‘Stop the Violence’ Vigil In Wake of City Murders

Haverhill residents are gathering at GAR. park Tuesday, June 5 for a “Stop the Violence” Vigil. (File photograph) Several city civic and community groups are coming together Tuesday night at Haverhill’s GAR Park to peacefully protest the recent uptick in violence, including the recent murder of Nike Colon. Community Action, the Mount Washington Alliance, Urban

Special Report: Murder, Shootings Tie Back 2 Years; Suspects Free Despite Gun Arrests

Police close portion of Washington Street to investigate the shooting death of Nike Colon, Thursday, May 17. (WHAV News photograph.) The arrest of a 27-year-old man for the murder of Nike Colon ties together a series of events and retaliations seemingly kicked off by the May 2016 shooting at Haverhill’s Swasey Field. Eddy Manuel Almonte

Police Arrest City Man Tied to 2016 Swasey Shooting for Murder of Nike Colon

Eddy Almonte booking photograph. (Courtesy photo) A 27-year-old Haverhill man has been arrested in connection with the May 17 murder of Nike Colon, Haverhill Police announced Wednesday. Eddy Manuel Almonte was placed under arrest during an unrelated motor vehicle stop in Winchester, Va., on Tuesday, May 28 on an arrest warrant for murder. At approximately

Haverhill Receives $682K Grant to Bring UTEC Gang Outreach to City

Gregg Croteau (second from left), Mayor James J. Fiorentini and Rep. Andy Vargas are among those bringing an anti-gang violence program to Haverhill. (Courtesy photograph) Haverhill is saying “no more” to gang violence. City and state leaders Tuesday gathered to announce a two-year $682,486 grant to bring violence prevention group UTEC to the city starting

Colon’s Mother: My Son Was Not a Gang Member, Calls Reports to Contrary ‘Lies’

Haverhill residents gathered at the makeshift street memorial in memory of shooting victim Nike Colon. (Jay Saulnier photograph for WHAV News) As Nike Colon’s family prepares to bury the 20-year-old killed in a drive-by shooting in Haverhill’s Mount Washington neighborhood, Colon’s mother is slamming reports that her son was a gang member. Colon’s mother, Michelee