One dead after shooting on Genesee Street in Springfield

There was an increased police presence Sunday evening in the area of 89 Genesee Street in Springfield.
Updated: Jun. 26, 2022 at 10:00 PM EDT
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SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - One person is dead after a weekend shooting in Springfield.

According to Springfield Police spokesman Ryan Walsh, officers were called to the 0-100 block of Genesee Street around 6:30 p.m. Sunday for a report of a gunshot victim.

When officers arrived on scene they found a man who had been shot and provided first aid.

He was taken to Baystate Medical Center where he died from his injuries.

A suspect has not been named and police are now asking anyone with information on the shooting to call 413-787-6355 or anonymously Text-A-Tip.

Text CRIMES (2-7-4-6-3-7) type SOLVE and your tip.

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