1 dead, 1 hurt in Springfield shooting

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SPRINGFIELD (AP) - Police say one man is dead after an early morning shooting in Springfield.

The shooting was reported at about 12:45 a.m. Wednesday on Kensington Avenue in the city's Forest Park neighborhood.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

A second victim who was found nearby was taken to the hospital.

No names were released and there was no word on what led to the shootings.

The death is the city's fourth homicide of the year.


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