Springfield police investigate overnight shootings
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Springfield police are investigating at least three overnight shooting incidents, including one that injured a 22-year-old man.
Authorities say the man was shot on Union Street early Tuesday morning and is expected to survive. Police say someone drove him to Mercy Medical Center shortly after 3 a.m. His name hasn’t been released.
About an hour and a half earlier, police say gunfire struck a home in the city’s Indian Orchard section. No injuries were reported.
Police also responded to reported gunshots in the Old Hill neighborhood shortly after midnight. No one was injured.
It’s not clear if any of the shootings were related.
Last weekend, police responded to three shooting incidents in the city’s Forest Park section. No injuries were reported in those incidents.