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Wanted: Milton Cedeno Santiago, Leonel Colon-Ortiz

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Milton Cedeno Santiago

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Leonel Colon-Ortiz

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Springfield Police are looking for two men who robbed an insurance agency more than two years ago.

Back on March 7, 2011, TKO Insurance used to sit at 445 Main Street.

Around 11 a.m. that morning, police say 39-year-old Milton Cedeno Santiago and 29-year-old Leonel Colon-Ortiz decided to make an unexpected visit.

“Both these guys entered this establishment wearing masks,” says Springfield Police Sgt. John Delaney. “They had hooded sweatshirts on, different other shirts and they had blue plastic gloves, and they came in with a handgun.”

No one was injured in the hold up, but the men were able to flee toward Emerson Wight Park with cash from the insurance agency.

Ortiz and Santiago evaded police that day, but they left behind something valuable in the park — two pairs of plastic gloves with their DNA inside.

“And it’s not like it is on CSI, where you see on TV — 20 minutes later it comes back,” says Delaney. “It takes a long time and we just got a hit on it.”

He adds, “Our detectives then filed for warrants on these guys, these guys did the armed robbery.”

Now Springfield Police are working to track them down.

If you know either suspects’ whereabouts, call the Springfield Police Department or text an anonymous tip to C-R-I-M-E-S.


  • ShawnaL

    Why did they bother to wear gloves,if they were gonna leave them behind?? I’m really starting to think that the crime rate we have here in Springfield could probably make some extremely good videos for “World’s Dumbest Criminals”….,just sayin ….

  • alpinequeen

    I’ll betcha’ they didn’t have a permit for that gun.

  • abe

    Look like every other person in Holyoke and Springfield

  • racist negro

    Fuck u abe u fuckin craker ass white folks always talking shit weak ass punks bitchezzz living in fear and shit only the strong survive assholes !!

  • racist negro

    Crackers always scared of some shit!!

  • abe

    Why do assume you I’m white/ scared?

  • racist negro

    Abe sounds mighty white to me crakuh!

  • racist negro

    And if you black then youre an uncletom ass crakuhhh

  • abe

    If success is what you call uncletom, so be it. Not having to wait for the first of the month for them to reload my EBT card feels good.@ racist negro the 1st of the month is only a fews days away I bet you you’re really anxious to have money in your pocket again.

  • racist negro

    Success lol lol u succesful nigguh !?Wat u do?? What cause successful niggus dont have time to be posting on no local website blog bitch !! Wat yo momma named u after a white man so i can see why u picking up the scraps from the massahs table you house nggggggg

  • abe

    Your right why am I here, I’ll go read a book to my kids and you can go do something with your dad.. Wait I’m sorry your dads probably in jail.

  • racist negro

    Nice comeback abe..nigguh we know u aint reading shit to your kids them little bratsvrunning loose around the projects right now eating jollyvranchers nigguh u aint even got no books iin yo house nigguhh now go mop the floors and clean up niggguhh before your girl comes home and bitches at u nigguhh