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Jimmie Acevedo second homicide victim of year in Springfield 

Police received a call for shots fired just before 6 a.m. Wednesday.

Responding officers found an unresponsive 42-year-old Jimmie Acevedo on the ground outside suffering from multiple gunshots wounds. He was taken by ambulance to Baystate Medical Center where he was pronounced dead about a half hour later.

Police said Acevedo was found less than a mile from his home. Nearby residents reported hearing several shots.

The shooting remains under investigation and there was no word on suspects.

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