Son charged with father’s murder in Indian Orchard


SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A man has been charged after he allegedly shot and killed his father on 93 Grochmal Avenue in Indian Orchard on Tuesday night.

Springfield Police called to Indian Orchard for gunshot victim

Springfield Police spokesperson Ryan Walsh told 22News, around 7:30 p.m., police received a report of a gunshot victim and the caller stated they shot their father in the leg. When officers arrived at the area, the 62-year-old victim was found on his porch where he died.

Officers arrested 32-year-old Brian Nay and recovered a firearm next to him.

(Photo: Springfield Police Department)

Nay is scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday at Springfield District Court and has been charged with the following:

  • Murder
  • Assault & battery with a dangerous weapon
  • Discharging a firearm within 500 feet of a building

The Springfield Police Department Homicide Unit is investigating what led up to the shooting.

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