Incident

4-18-2024 Massachusetts Chicopee 1-1

Location

April 18, 2024

Zain’s Smoke Shop & Convenience
1296 Montgomery St
Chicopee, Massachusetts

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Armed Robbery
  • Name: Robert Papalardo
  • Age: 53
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Defensive Use
  • Defensive Use - Victim stops crime
  • Armed robbery with injury/death and/or evidence of DGU found

Notes

Initial reports suggests the wounded male attempted to rob the store when gun shots were fired

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 1
State Senate District: 2
State House District: 16