WEST SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- West Springfield police are investigating an incident happening near the Cinemark movie theater early Tuesday morning.

According to police, a man was found unresponsive and laying on the ground next to a car in the theater's parking lot.

Police were called to the scene and are now investigating the incident as a fatality due to a self-inflicted gunshot.

They say the victim was a man in his 20s.

This is a breaking news story. Stay with Western Mass News for updates.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.