Police investigate fatal shooting on N. Kellett in Springfield; questioning suspect

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo.- The Springfield Police Department is actively investigating a fatal shooting on N. Kellett Ave.

Police said officers were called to a home in the 2200 block of N. Kellett after someone called and reported a shooting.

a man was found dead when police arrived and the suspect was still on scene at the house next door.

Lieutenant Tonya Price with the Springfield Police Department said the suspect was cooperative and believes the neighbors saw an argument take place just before the shooting.

“It was probably a dispute between two neighbors that unfortunately ended in the death of a person,” said Price. “At face value it appears as it should be, like I said, the suspects on the scene, we have some witnesses that witnessed the incident so hopefully we can clear this up pretty fast.”

Police and other agencies are on scene investigating the shooting.

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