Body found in Springfield park appears to have gunshot wound - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

Body found in Springfield park appears to have gunshot wound

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SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -

Authorities report that the body found in Springfield park over the weekend appears to have suffered a gunshot wound. 

The body was found Saturday in Emerson Wight Park . 

Police told Western Mass News that they were called to the park after 7 a.m.

The investigation is being led by the Hampden County District Attorney's office.

If you may have been in the area of the park and Marble Street early Saturday morning or may have other information related to the case, investigators are asking you to contact the Springfield Police Homicide Unit at (413) 787-6355 or 'Text-A-Tip' to CRIMES (274637) and in the message, type SOLVE and your tip.

Western Mass News will continue to follow this story and we will have more information as it becomes available.

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