The Associated Press

Police ID 2 Suspects In Slaying Of Waltham Teen

WALTHAM, Mass. — Authorities have issued arrest warrants for two people wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old Waltham High School senior.

Domingo Mendes (left) and Taylor Poulin (right) have been issued arrest warrants. (Courtesy of the Middlesex DA)

Domingo Mendes (left) and Taylor Poulin (right) have been issued arrest warrants. (Courtesy of the Middlesex DA)

Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan and Waltham police Chief Keith MacPherson are seeking the public’s help in finding 22-year-old Domingo Mendes of Belmont and 21-year-old Taylor Poulin of Newton.

Tyler Zanco, co-captain of Waltham’s wrestling team, was shot just after 10 p.m. last Thursday at an apartment complex. He was pronounced dead at a hospital.

Mendes is wanted on murder, gun and drug charges. He is described as black, 5-feet, 10-inches tall and 165 pounds. He is considered armed and dangerous.

Poulin is wanted on assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, gun and drug charges. He is described as white, 6-feet tall, and 220 pounds.

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  • fun bobby

    those strict gun laws are doing a bang up job of keeping guns out of the wrong hands. any update on their efforts to make them more draconian?

  • kurtguy

    Just like I said, he wasn’t a nice kid, he was looking to buy drugs and got killed for it. NO LOSS !!!

    • dust truck

      no one should deserve to die, no matter how stupid they are.

      • kurtguy

        Why not, one less puke.

        • dust truck

          troll

  • Joe Sewell

    Hoping AG (?) Holder steps in and takes control of this ‘diversity’ situation. LOL!!!

  • Manny Bartow

    Yet another reminder of the necessity of carrying a concealed handgun: fox59.com/2013/12/06/teen-brothers-arrested-in-connection-with-west-side-murder

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