BROCKTON, Mass. (WBZ NewsRadio) – A man has pleaded not guilty and is being held without bail in connection with a fatal shooting in Brockton that happened over the weekend.
26-year-old Kevin Gomes pleaded not guilty to one count of murder in Brockton District Court Wednesday, according to Plymouth County District Attorney Timothy Cruz. He is next scheduled to appear in court on March 7.
Around 2:41 Saturday morning, Brockton Police responded to a report of a person who was shot in the area of Auna Drive. On scene officers found 51-year-old Harry Williams suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Williams was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital where he later died.
Gomes was arrested on Tuesday in Worcester after authorities found his wallet during their investigation. Brockton Police and Massachusetts State Police are continuing to investigate the incident.