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Springfield Police Investigating Sunday Night Homicide
Springfield police are investigating an apparent homicide that happened outside of a home on Brandon Court on Springfield's east side.
Police tell us the victim is a 27-year-old black male. It's believed he was shot around 9:30 Sunday night. He was taken to Memorial Medical Center, where he was later pronounced dead.
Springfield's deputy police chief, Cliff Buscher, said at this point, no arrests have been made in the case. Police are also not commenting on a possible motive or what may have led to the shooting.
The name of the man will be released later this afternoon, once his family is notified.