September 09, 2011

News Release

For Immediate Release

Homicide Update

Mohamed H. Dawod, 25, of Glendale, AZ, is being held in the Greene County Jail after being arrested by police for 1st Degree Murder.  Detectives with the SPD will be submitting the case report to the Prosecutor’s Office later this afternoon requesting formal charges.

The victim is identified as Justin M. Hall, (05/11/79) of Mt. Vernon, OH. Immediate family has been notified.

The circumstances surrounding the shooting are still under investigation. The autopsy is scheduled for this afternoon.

SPD Case Number: 11-38718
Media Contact: Cpl. Matt Brown, phone: 417-864-1786
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 •