December 08, 2012

News Release

For Immediate Release

Police Investigate Homicide on Brower

Last night at 3:28 p.m., officers were dispatched to 1360 E. Brower for an assault in progress, which is currently being treated as homicide investigation.

The deceased is identified as James D. Davis, black male, dob: 9/20/78. Davis was from the St. Louis area, but has been in Springfield for a period of time.

Investigators are currently searching for the suspect and the investigation is ongoing. Further information will be released as it is received. If anyone has information about the incident, they are asked to call 869-TIPS or 864-1810. Information received can be anonymous.

SPD Case Number: 12-51592
Media Contact: Corporal Matt Brown
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 • springfieldmo.gov/spd