Springfield Police Name Victim of Jefferson Avenue Homicide

Springfield police have identified the 19-year-old man dead after a shooting early Friday morning on North Jefferson Avenue.

Police say the victim is Springfield resident Tyree M. Crenshaw.

Police were called to a home in the 2000 block of North Jefferson Avenue initially for reports of a drive-by shooting. When police began to question roommates involved in the incident, they said the incident appeared to be an accidental shooting.

Now, 21-year-old Terry L. Robinson has been taken into custody for Involuntary Manslaughter and Angelito Silva, 20, has been taken into custody for Tampering with Physical Evidence.

Detectives continue to investigate the incident and are asking anyone with information to contact the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810 or call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 417-869-8477.

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