SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Cops say 34-year old Edward Gamble is a real low life. They say back in January he attacked his 8-month pregnant girlfriend. She called cops but when they got to Andrews Street Gamble was gone.
“Her boyfriend Mr. Gamble had assaulted her by punching her to the ground causing her facial injuries grabbed her by the neck and pulled her up so he could hit her again,” said Springfield Police Sergeant John Delaney
She was taken to the hospital. The next day Gamble tracked down his pregnant girlfriend again who was going to visit her sister on Union Street.
“She was going up the back fire escape where she encountered Mr. Gamble again. He assaulted her again hitting her, threatened to kill her for calling police then choked her before and after calling 911 again,” said Delaney.
This time officers got there in time to arrest Edward Gamble but he was a no show for his court appearance. Now he’s on Springfield’s most wanted list. So keep your eyes open in case you cross paths with this wanted criminal. Your tip could land him behind bars.
If you have any information about Edward Gamble you’re asked to call police or text them an anonymous tip at crimes or 2-7-4-6-3-7 and in the message type solve and your tip.