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Second Lynn shooting suspect arrested

Anthony Gutierrez was wanted in connection with a shooting on Neptune Boulevard on Wednesday. He was arrested in Salem and arraigned in Lynn District Court on Monday.

SALEM — On Monday, Massachusetts State Police arrested a second suspect, who was allegedly involved in a daytime shooting at Commercial Street and Neptune Boulevard in Lynn last week.

According to a press release, the State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section located and arrested 23-year-old Anthony Gutierrez, of Lynn.

Gutierrez was charged with assault with a dangerous weapon with intent to murder, carrying a firearm without a license, discharging a firearm within 500 feet of a building, and illegal possession of ammunition.

Lynn Police also announced the arrest of Mark Paliy, 21, of Lynn, in connection with a search-warrant execution.

Paliy was arrested by Gang Unit detectives on warrant charges for defacing a firearm serial number, unlawful possession of ammunition, improper storage of a firearm, possession of a large-capacity firearm, and possession of a firearm without an FID card.

Both Gutierrez and Paliy were arraigned in Lynn District Court and ordered held without bail Monday. They will return to court on Monday, Sept. 25 for dangerousness hearings.

Another suspect was arrested on Wednesday, the day of the shooting.

Gutierrez had been wanted since the shooting, after which police called for a shelter-in-place in the area of Commercial Street, South Street, Market Square, and Lynn Commons and searched for Gutierrez, who was considered “armed and dangerous.”

State and Lynn Police lifted the shelter-in-place after a few hours and continued the investigation.

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