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Iris Perez and Pedro Santana

WATERBURY, CT (WFSB) -- Waterbury police are charging four people in connection to a murder that happened last November.

The home invasion robbery that turned into a homicide happened last November. Police said 22-year-old Eric Richard was shot and killed.

Waterbury PD searching for two men wanted in connection to Thursday night homicide

On Friday, Waterbury police extradited 39-year-old Pedro Santana and 37-year-old Iris Perez from Fishkill, NY on outstanding warrants for murder.

They were found in a hotel in Fishkill.

Police have charged them both with murder and first-degree robbery.

They added that both Santana and Perez had other outstanding warrants for non-related charges and are being held on over $2 million bonds each.

Another person being charged in the murder is 18-year-old Julian Lugo-Perez of Waterbury. He’s currently being held on unrelated charges in Pennsylvania and awaiting extradition back to Connecticut. He faces the same charges.

Waterbury police are searching for a fourth suspect in the murder, identified as 35-year-old Carlos Reyes-Pagan (Pagen).

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Carlos Reyes-Pagan

He’s wanted for murder and first-degree robbery.

His last known address is on Southampton Street Boston, Massachusetts, but he’s known to frequent Connecticut.

Pagan is described as a Hispanic male, 5’5, 190 lbs with black hair and brown eyes.

He is considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information should contact Waterbury police at (203) 574-6941 or Crime Stoppers at (203) 755-1234.

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