Springfield Shooting Leaves Victim in Critical Condition

A man is fighting for his life after a shooting overnight in Springfield.

Springfield police say a fight that began inside a home in the 1000 block of West Division street ended up in the backyard of the residence. Police found the victim around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday and rushed them to a local hospital.

The shooters fled the scene, and police are looking for two men.

Police say others were inside the house including children. Investigators say the people involved in the incident knew each other and that they don’t believe there is an active threat to the general public.

No information was given to the media about the victim or the shooters.

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