Attempted burglary leads to gunfire at central Springfield home

Published: Jan. 16, 2018 at 4:04 AM CST
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An attempted burglary led to gunfire at a home in central Springfield early Tuesday morning.

According to Springfield police, the homeowner shot at a man who attempted to break into the home at the intersection of S. Missouri Ave. and W. Elm St. The number of shots that were fired was not specified by police.

Investigators told our crew on scene that the man was not shot, but did suffer injuries related to the break-in. He was transported to the hospital. There was no immediate word on charges.