Springfield Police Department News Releases

Posted on: May 2, 2014

Police investigate double homicide

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Springfield Police Department was dispatched to a house in the 3200 block of S. Greenbrier Ave. at 7 p.m. Thursday after relatives reported difficulties making contact with the residents.

Police entered the house to discover Gary Tyrrell, 60, and Jan Tyrrell, 61, deceased. The case is being investigated as a double homicide.

Anyone with information that might assist in this investigation is asked to contact the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810 or Crime Stoppers at 417-869-8477.

Autopsies will be conducted to determine the cause of death. No further information regarding this investigation is available at this time.

Media Interviews: Lt. Tad Peters, 2 p.m. at Police Headquarters, 321 E. Chestnut Expressway

Case: #14-16188
Media Contact: Lisa Cox, Public Affairs Officer
O: 864-1786 | C: 839-5301
Release authorized by: Lt. Tad Peters

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