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Man Dies After Overnight Shooting In Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Springfield Police are conducting a homicide investigation after an overnight shooting left one man dead.

Capt. Trites confirmed with ABC40 that the 24-year-old from Holyoke died after being shot.

Springfield Police Lt. Gagne said that the victim was shot several times in the back at around midnight in the area of 1146 State Street.

Police are on the lookout for a heavyset male seen in the area wearing a baseball cap and white t-shirt.

They’re also looking for a gold Chevy Tahoe that may be connected to the shooting.

The Springfield Detective Bureau is heading the investigation. They are actively investigating leads, according to Capt. Trites.

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  • Jloenlacasa

    He died y r u always so far behind masslive can’t u check there site like us

    • chance68

      Masslive is almost always last. WGGB is first WWLP is second. I’ve kept track over the past 18 months.

  • weasel

    Over and over and over again. Can’t wait to see the crime skyrocket with the Casino.

  • Jloenlacasa

    Sad to say fb is first I am so ashamed of my city I am going to do something to bring forth a change its our responsibility to take be about it not just talk about it I’m thinking community cookouts every two weeks with talent showcase anti violence education prayer for those in need story telling to children small things make big changes