One person suffered a gunshot wound in Springfield overnight, police report.

Ryan Walsh, spokesperson for the Springfield Police Department confirms officers heard shots in the area of Bridge and Dwight streets at 2:20 a.m. Saturday.

They then pulled over a car that was spotted fleeing the area.

Walsh says one of the people in the vehicle had a gunshot wound, describing it as non-life threatening.

Police confirm the individual was a male. He was transported to Baystate Medical Center by ambulance.

Further details about the shooting investigation have not been released.

If you have any information that could help officers with this case please contact the Springfield Police Major Crimes Unit at 413-787-6355 or text an anonymous tip to 'CRIMES' (274637) and in the message type 'solve' and then add your tip.

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