SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WCIA) — A 25-year-old man is dead after a shooting in Springfield Tuesday night.
According to Sangamon County Coroner, the man was pronounced dead at the hospital at around 7:45 p.m. as a result of several gunshot wounds to the torso.
Officials said that the shooting occurred near Seven Brothers Grocery.
The identity of the man is being withheld at this time until next of kin is notified. Additionally, an autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday and the death is still under investigation by the Sangamon County Coroner and the Springfield Police Department.
Anyone with information about this homicide should contact the Springfield Police Department at 217-788-8311 or Sangamon/Menard County Crime Stoppers at 217-788-8427.