SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A man was taken to the hospital after police found him shot inside a vehicle on Melrose Street in Springfield early Wednesday evening.
According to Springfield Police Department spokesman Ryan Walsh, a ShotSpotter activation alerted officers of the shooting around 4 p.m. They arrived on Melrose Street and located a car that had left the area of the shooting.
Inside the vehicle was the man suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot injury.
He was taken to Baystate Medical Center for treatment. The police department’s detective bureau is investigating the shooting.