Springfield Police Investigating Shots Fired Overnight

malden stSPRINGFIELD (WGGB) – Springfield Police are investigating a report of shots fired overnight on Malden Street in Springfield.

The Shot Spotter program alerted police to the incident just after midnight Sunday. Responding officers found several 45-caliber bullet casings in the street.

According to police, a witness claims to have seen a black male, wearing a black sweatshirt with stripes, exit a building in the area. He then reportedly fired several times into the air before fleeing the scene.

Police are still investigating, and do not currently have any suspects.