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UPDATE: Providence man charged in fatal drive-by shooting

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By Sean Cahill


A Providence man has been charged in a drive-by shooting in May that left another man dead. 

It is alleged that 19-year-old Chaquiro Blandino was driving near Elmwood Ave. and Warrington St. when he shot into another car driven by Francis Rodriguez. 22-year-old Rodriguez was killed, his passenger was uninjured.

The Providence County Grand Jury has charged Blandino with one count of murder, two counts of discharging a firearm while committing a crime of violence, one count of discharging as firearm from a motor vehicle, one count of possession of a firearm without a license and one count of assault with a dangerous weapon.

A warrant has been issued for Blandino. 


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