FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 5, 2019
Springfield Police Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting Involving U.S. Deputy Marshal
On March 5, 2019, at approximately 11:34 a.m, a Deputy U.S. Marshal with the United States Marshals Service was involved in an officer-involved shooting at 2524 S. Campbell after a wanted fugitive produced a handgun. Deputy Marshals and officers on the scene secured the suspect and rendered aid. The suspect was transported by ambulance to Cox Hospital where he later died.
The suspect was identified as Jared D. Kelly, a 36-year-old male from Springfield. Next of kin notifications have been made for the suspect.
The Springfield Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division is currently investigating this homicide. No further information will be released at this time.
Detectives investigating this incident request anyone who has information about this incident to contact the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810 or make an anonymous call to Crime Stoppers at 417-869-TIPS (8477).
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Case number: 19-8358
Media Contact: PAO Jasmine Bailey
Release authorized by: Lt. Culley Wilson