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Adam Walker Arrested In Shooting Death Of North Attleboro Man

NORTH ATTLEBORO (CBS) -- A man was arrested in Swansea Friday night in connection with a deadly shooting in North Attleboro on Wednesday. Adam Walker, 33, of East Providence, R.I. was charged with murdering 38-year-old Peter Schifone, the Bristol County District Attorney's Office announced Saturday.

Police responded to High Street around 4 p.m. for a reported shooting. The victim, later identified as Schifone, was rushed to Sturdy Memorial Hospital where he later died.

Walker was also charged with carrying an illegal firearm and carrying a loaded illegal firearm.

He will be arraigned in Attleboro District Court on Tuesday.

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