Victim of North Elizabeth Shooting Identified by Police

Springfield Police identified one of the victims of a Sunday night shooting outside 2121 North Elizabeth in Springfield.

Investigators say one of the victims is David W. Saunders, 17, from Springfield. Saunders is currently in critical condition at a local hospital and his prognosis is that he is unlikely to survive his injuries. Next of kin notifications have been made for Saunders.

The second victim is in serious condition but their injuries are considered to not be life threatening.

Investigators have not named a suspect in the shooting. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810. Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers at 417-869-8477.

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