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5-year-old Springfield boy run over, killed

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 20:33

(From the Springfield Police Department)

Springfield Police responded to 3751 W. Division on May 14, 2022, at 8:26 p.m., regarding a child run over by a vehicle.

The initial investigation indicated that the child was riding on a trailer pulled by a pick-up truck on private property. 
The child, Gabe Lowry, 5, from Springfield, Missouri, fell from the trailer and was run over. 

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Officers arrived and began life-saving measures. Lowry was transported to the hospital by ambulance, where he later died. Lowry’s family has been notified.

Officers with the department's Traffic Section are continuing to investigate the circumstances involved in this incident and are asking anyone who has additional information to contact the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810.

This was the 7th fatal motor vehicle accident in Springfield in 2022.
Categories: Regional News

Springfield Police investigating double-homicide on North Boonville

Sat, 05/14/2022 - 21:31

(From the Springfield Police Department)

On May 14, 2022, at approximately 1:48 a.m., the Springfield Police Department responded to the parking lot located at 313 N. Boonville Ave, to investigate a shooting. 
When officers arrived, they located two males who had suffered gunshot wounds. One male was pronounced deceased on scene. 

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The second male was transported to a local hospital for treatment but succumbed to his injuries. A third male arrived at a local hospital with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound and received treatment.

The deceased males were identified as Malik Sutton, 23, and Kylon McAfee, 20. Sutton and McAfee were both from Springfield, Mo. The families of both have been notified.

A suspect has not been identified at this time.

Detectives continue to investigate and are asking 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).

This incident marks the fifth and sixth homicides of 2022.
Categories: Regional News

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