March 22, 2010

News Release

For Immediate Release

Chicago Street Shooting Victim Dies

Kody Ray, 17, of Springfield the victim of yesterday’s shooting in the 700 Block of West Chicago has died. According to the Greene County Medical Examiner’s office he died this morning.

Police continue their investigation this afternoon conducting both interviews and finishing work at the crime scene.

Police believe that the Ray was a targeted victim, and shooting was not a random act.

SPD Case Number: 10-11169
Media Contact: Lt. David Millsap, phone: 417-864-1751
Release authorized by: Lt. David Millsap

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
417-864-1810 • springfieldmo.gov/spd