West Springfield Man Arrested for Attempted Murder

Police-Arrest3SPRINGFIELD (WGGB) – A West Springfield man has been arrested this morning after beating another man with a baseball bat.

Springfield Police responded to a 911 call just after 1:30 this morning. When they arrived at 56 Fargo Street, they found the victim struck multiple times in the head with a baseball bat.

Police arrested 29-year-old Miguel Bonilla of West Springfield. He has been charged with attempted murder, kidnapping, and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.

The victim was transported to the hospital.

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  • bagpip

    Shows are ignorant you are Judy F. Here’s what really happened:
    “According to the woman, the ex-boyfriend entered her apartment at approximately 1:30 a.m. to find her and Bonilla in bed. The ex-boyfriend became upset and struck Bonilla in the head with a baseball bat. But rather than submitting, Bonilla took the bat away from the ex-boyfriend and began beating him about the head, legs and arms.”

    He was in bed sleeping, that’s self defense. Why wasn’t the EX BF charged with home invasion? I heard it from Mr Bonilla, and his side is supported by other articles on the story.