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Police Charge Second Man In Murder Of Bridgeport Barbershop Owner

Mario Varela, 38, was arrested Monday in connection with the murder of local barbershop owner Jayson Rosado in Bridgeport during a home invasion in October, according to a story in the Connecticut Post.
Mario Varela, 38, was arrested Monday in connection with the murder of local barbershop owner Jayson Rosado in Bridgeport during a home invasion in October, according to a story in the Connecticut Post. Photo Credit: Bridgeport Police on Facebook

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- A 38-year-old man was charged with murder Monday in the death of a Bridgeport barbershop owner during a home invasion in October, according to the Connecticut Post.

Mario Varela, 38, was arrested Monday in Hartford by members of the U.S. Marshal Violent Crime Fugitive Task Force and charged with felony murder, home invasion, first-degree robbery and risk of injury to a child in the stabbing death of Jayson Rosado, 28, the Post said. He was held on $1.5 million bond, the Post said.

Waterbury resident Orlando Pacheco was arrested last week and charged with murder in the home invasion. A third suspect was sought, police said.

Read the Connecticut Post story here .

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