March 4, 2024

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Edward Javier-Perez, 29, was fatally wounded within the early hours of Christmas Eve.

Authorities have recognized Edward Javier-Perez because the 29-year-old man shot and killed in a Lawrence bar early on Christmas Eve. 

Lawrence police responded to Vitality Lounge at 459 Broadway round 12:20 a.m. on Sunday and located Javier-Perez affected by an obvious gunshot wound, the Essex County District Legal professional’s Workplace stated in a press launch.

Javier-Perez was rushed to Lawrence Normal Hospital, the place he was pronounced lifeless. 

Detectives with the Lawrence Police Division and the Massachusetts State Police are nonetheless investigating the capturing, in response to the press launch. The DA’s workplace has not introduced any arrests.

In an announcement posted to its social media accounts Sunday, Vitality Lounge stated its employees is cooperating with the investigation and emphasised the bar’s “dedication and accountability to make sure a secure and wholesome surroundings in our institution.” 

“Vitality Lounge deeply regrets the human loss and we ship our most honest condolences and prayers to the sufferer’s family members,” the bar stated. “We accompany them of their ache.”