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