Springfield police are searching for a suspect after a man was found shot in the back on Maple Street on Monday evening.
Police say it happened shortly before 6 p.m. right in front of an apartment building at 147 Maple St., just feet away from the Milton Bradley Elementary School.
The 29-year-old man was taken to Baystate Medical Center where police say he is expected to survive.
Police are asking anyone with information to contact them at 413-787-6355.
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