Police investigate shooting at Dollar General in Springfield; shooter on the run

Police investigate shooting at Dollar General in Springfield
Published: Nov. 19, 2022 at 8:22 PM CST|Updated: Nov. 19, 2022 at 10:13 PM CST
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - Springfield Police are searching for a shooting suspect after a man was found with multiple gunshot wounds outside a Dollar General in Springfield.

Officers responded to the Dollar General at 2422 West Division Street for a possible robbery a little before 8 p.m. Saturday. When they arrived, they found the man outside the store shot. He was taken to the hospital in serious condition. Police don’t believe his injuries are life-threatening.

Officers believe the suspect left the area on foot. They do not think the community is in danger because they have reason to believe the suspect and victim may have known each other.

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