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Shooting in Springfield Sends One Man to Hospital


liberty st. shootingSPRINGFIELD (WGGB) – A man is in the hospital after being shot in the leg.

Springfield police responded to multiple shots fired at 285 Liberty Street in Springfield, at around 12:40 this morning.

According to police, when they arrived, they found the victim suffering from a single gunshot wound to his lower left leg. He was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The victim is not cooperating with police, and there are currently no suspects in the shooting.

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  • chance68

    Let the dirt bag fix himself up. No cooperation no treatment. A leg wound is not life threatening.

  • abe

    Totally agree, “snitches get stitches” code is regarded. Pull your pants up and grow up.

  • Jloenlacasa

    Did u really say a leg wound is not life threatening……umm do u know ur main arteries run through ur leg wow

  • Misses_ES

    Also, an infection can be life threatening! Leave an open gaping wound in your leg and see how many bugs you wake up to eating your rotting flesh.

  • The truth

    Tell us who shot u or you can go to cvs with your baby’s momma’s EBT card and get some fu..in bandaids. Fu@$ these people all we
    Do is pay there fuc$@n way so they can pretend to be gangsters. Don’t cooperate with police then you can die right where u are EAD!

  • FuKdRepUBLicAnZ

    Fuk u. piece of shyt. judgmental bastard. i pray this happens to you . ppl like u are why the world is the way it iz GTFU . Ur day will come truth n i hope no ones there to help you. n spit on ur grave

  • FuKdRepUBLicAnZ

    U dont know how it is over here. make our day be a big man that u are n step over the bridge talkin that shit to our face.

  • FuKdRepUBLicAnZ

    Face to face.. U A B I T C H

  • Emar1970

    Do you really think the shooter wanted his leg next it’ll be his head or family member the SPD are not stupid they’ll find the shooter