Man shot twice in legs

SPRINGFIELD -- Police are investigating after a man was shot twice.

Officers responded to the 2000-block of East Jackson, about 9:30 pm, Thursday, for a report of shots fired. At the same time, a 27-year old man showed up at the hospital with gunshot wounds to both legs.

The victim told police he was sitting in a parked car when the suspect rode up on a bicycle. The victim got out of the car and was shot twice. He was taken to the hospital by a friend.

The victim wouldn't identify the suspect or give a description, but the suspect is believed to be a man, black, bald, last seen riding a bicycle.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers. You can remain anonymous and may earn a cash reward. 

(217) 788 - 8427 
Text: Tip672 + info to CRIMES (274637)
 

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