News

Police Investigate Shooting at 15th and Phillips

Police Investigate Shooting at 15th and Phillips

Photo: clipart.com

Springfield police are again investigating shootings on the east side.

Lt. Dyle Stokes says officers were called to 15th and Phillips Thursday afternoon around 1:20 p.m. for a report of multiple gunshots. Police found shell casings in the area, they also found shell casings on 16th street between Mason and Madison.

Witnesses reported seeing a suspicious white car and suspicious red car in the area, but it’s unclear if they were shooting at each other. Police are also investigating whether these shootings are related to other incidents over the past couple of weeks.

Recent Headlines

15 hours ago in Local

Full Text and Audio of Obama’s Speech to Legislature

Obama Springfield 4

Click here for text and audio of President Obama's address to the Illinois General Assembly.

15 hours ago in Local

LISTEN: President Obama’s Full Speech at Hoogland Center for the Arts

Obama Springfield AP 3

Click here for President Obama's remarks at the Hoogland Center for the Arts

16 hours ago in Local

Lawmakers, Current and Past, React to Obama Speech

Obama Springfield AP

President Barack Obama visited Springfield Wednesday and had a lot to say to the General Assembly and Governor Rauner.

21 hours ago in Local

Obama: Citizens Are Turned Off By Current “Poisonous Political Climate” In U.S.

Obama speaks about the sequester in Washington

In his address, President Obama says people around the country are turned off by current "poisonous political climate."

22 hours ago in Local

Obama Reminiscing About Days In Illinois Legislature

Obama speaks about the sequester in Washington

President Obama reminisces about his days in the Illinois legislature.