Springfield Police are investigating a death connected to a shooting reported July 20, shortly after midnight.


Officers responded to the area of Springmont and Oakleaf avenues around 12:12 a.m. on a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers located a victim lying in the road near 1063 Russell Ave. Springfield Fire Rescue Division responded to the area and transported the victim to Springfield Regional Medical Center, where he later died from his injuries. The victim was identified as Gary Cameron, 22.


No arrest has been made and the incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call (937) 324-7685