Two men found fatally shot in car identified


Two men shot to death in Brockton on Saturday afternoon were identified as Tashawn Leslie and Tyerelle Baker, both 23 and of Brockton, the Plymouth district attorney’s office said in a statement. Shortly after 4 p.m. on Saturday, police found Leslie sitting in the driver’s seat of a Honda on Battles Farm Drive, and Baker was in the front passenger seat, the statement said. Both had been shot in the chest. Police had not made any arrests in the case as of early Sunday afternoon, said Bridget Norton Middleton, a district attorney’s office spokeswoman. Anyone with information about the shooting can call the Brockton police detective division at 508-941-0234.

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