U.S. Deputy Marshal Involved in Fatal Springfield Shooting

A Springfield man is dead after being shot by a U.S. Marshall this morning.

Jared Kelly, 36, was shot by the Marshall at the Old Town Shopping Centre on South Campbell Street around 11:30 a.m. after he reportedly pulled a handgun on the Marshal.

Kelly was wanted on federal drug charges at the time of the shooting.

Kelly was transported to a local hospital where he died.

Springfield PD’s Criminal Investigation Division is currently working the shooting and asks if anyone has information about the incident to call 417-864-1810.

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