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Police make second arrest in North Providence killing

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Viclei Hernandez (Photo courtesy of North Providence) Viclei Hernandez (Photo courtesy of North Providence)
Dari Garcia (Photo courtesy of North Providence Police Department) Dari Garcia (Photo courtesy of North Providence Police Department)
Richard Catalano Richard Catalano
A friend told NBC 10 that 26-year-old Richard Catalano posted a photo of a pile of money on a public Facebook page. A friend told NBC 10 that 26-year-old Richard Catalano posted a photo of a pile of money on a public Facebook page.
NORTH PROVIDENCE, R.I. -

North Providence police have made a second arrest in connection with the killing of a man during a home invasion.

Viclei Hernandez, 18, of Providence was charged with conspiracy to commit first-degree murder, first-degree murder, conspiracy to commit burglary, burglary, conspiracy to commit assault with a deadly weapon and assault with a deadly weapon.

Hernandez was charged in connection with the killing of 26-year-old Richard Catalano.

Police have charged with 24-year-old Dari Garcia, of Providence, with murder, assault with a deadly weapon, burglary and other charges.

Catalano's girlfriend told NBC 10 that she thought the shooting was over a pair of sneakers.

A friend of Catalano told NBC 10 that after returning home from the Sneaker XPO in Providence on Aug. 17, Catalano posted a picture of a pile of money on a public Facebook page. The picture was posted the same night police said Garcia broke into Catalano's home with a gun.

Catalano's mother was shot in the jaw and shoulder.

Garcia has an extensive criminal history. He was shot in the abdomen by Providence police during an altercation in February.

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