Deadly Shooting in North Springfield Monday Night

A Springfield area man is dead after a shooting on Monday night in north Springfield.

Police say they responded to a call in the 600 block of Brower Street near Grant Avenue, just north of Chestnut Expressway. Investigators say that a man was shot around 4:45 p.m. and died around 6 p.m. at a local hospital.

Witnesses told police the man had been shot in the stomach. He had been found by police in the driveway of the home.

Investigators are looking at video from a neighbor’s doorbell camera to assist in their hunt for the shooter or shooters.

The identity of the victim has not yet been released by Springfield police officials.

Anyone who might have information on the shooting is asked to call 911 or the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810.

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