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Man Wanted in Deadly New Bedford Shooting

Police are looking for a man who is wanted on murder charges after a deadly shooting last weekend in New Bedford, Massachusetts.

Twenty-three-year-old Reynaldo Pena was shot on Shawmut Street on Nov. 11. He was taken to a nearby hospital, then transferred to Rhode Island Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The Bristol County District Attorney's Office announced Wednesday that it was searching for 30-year-old Alexis Silva of New Bedford. A murder charge and firearm charges were filed in New Bedford District Court.

Silva is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information is asked to call 774-229-6248.

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