Man stabbed to death in Worcester had been suspect in Springfield murder

Julien Holly was killed early Sunday morning

Julien Holly is seen here in a WWLP file image from a 2012 arraignment in connection with the murder of Keough Collins. Holly was stabbed to death in Worcester on October 16, 2016.

WORCESTER, Mass. (WWLP-AP) – A man from Springfield has died after being stabbed in Worcester.

Twenty-three year-old Julien Holly was found lying in the middle of Harding Street early Sunday morning after police received a call about a large fight. According to the Worcester Police Department’s official Facebook page, Holly suffered several stab wounds, and died at a local hospital.

Four years ago, Holly was a suspect in the murder of 18 year-old Keough Collins of Springfield. At the time, Springfield police say that Holly was the getaway driver. Then-18 year-old Ashawnee Duke was eventually convicted of Collins’ murder.

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