Springfield Police investigating after man found shot on Ranney Street

Hampden County

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Police are investigating a shooting on Ranney Street in Springfield that sent one person to the hospital early Tuesday evening.

According to Springfield Police Department spokesman Ryan Walsh, a ShotSpotter activation alerted police about the shooting on the 0-100 block of Ranney Street just before 5:30 p.m. Walsh said officers located and provided first aid to a man suffering from a gunshot wound.

He was taken to Baystate Medical Center with non-life threatening.

A 22News crew on Kensington Avenue at the intersection of Ranney Street saw several marked and unmarked police cruisers. The intersection of the streets was also blocked off with yellow caution tape. 

At least five Springfield detectives could be seen in the area investigating the shooting, picking up shell casings, and placing evidence markers on the ground. At this time, it is unknown if anyone has been arrested in connection with the incident.

22News will update you on any new developments when it’s provided by Springfield Police. 

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