Springfield Police say it happened on the 2500 block of Gateway Street. A woman called 911 at about 2:45 a.m. and reported that she’d been shot in the ankle. Police say the suspect is the victim’s boyfriend and that the shooting happened during a dispute.
The suspect is described as black man, six-feet-two-inches tall, and weighing about 300 pounds. He was last seen driving a black Cadillac DeVille, but police think he may have switched vehicles.
If you have any information, please call Springfield Police.