November 16, 2012

News Release

For Immediate Release

Homicide Investigation: 2300 Block of S. Delaware

Last night at 11:57 p.m., officers were dispatched to the 2300 block of South Delaware for reports of shots fired in the area. Upon arrival, officers found a deceased male inside a vehicle at that location. Further details on the cause of death will be available after an autopsy has been performed.

The name of the deceased will not be released until immediate family has been notified.

The case is currently under investigation.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Springfield Police Department at 864-1810 or Crime Stoppers at 869-TIPS.

SPD Case Number: 12-48422
Media Contact: Cpl. Matt Brown, phone: 417-864-1786
Release authorized by: Lt Tad Peters

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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 •