Rafael Martinez is charged with murder in the October 2016 shooting of Eddie Olivo in Springfield. Watch video SPRINGFIELD -- Hampden District Attorney Anthony Gulluni said Thursday a judge's setting of $50,000 cash bail for a murder defendant is "a terrifying precedent and one that I don't want to see repeated." On Wednesday, Hampden Superior Court Judge David Ricciardone set bail at $50,000 for Rafael Martinez, charged with the Oct. 30, 2016, fatal shooting of Eddie Olivo in Springfield. Martinez, 35, of Springfield, had been held without right to bail since his arraignment after the shooting. Nikolas Andreopoulos, Martinez's lawyer, had asked for the bail hearing Wednesday. "This cannot happen -- where...
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Hampden DA Anthony Gulluni calls bail for murder defendant 'terrifying precedent'