UPDATE 11/19/2023: Police have identified the victim in last night’s shooting near St. Louis Street and National Avenue.

According to SPD, the man killed was 25-year-old Nathan Williams.

A woman fired a gun at Williams in the Price Cutter parking lot. SPD says she has been questioned by detectives but has not been arrested at this time.

Detectives are investigating the incident and asking anyone with information to call SPD at 417-864-1810. Anonymous tips can be made by calling Crime Stoppers at 417-869-TIPS (8477) or online at p3tips.com.

Original story:

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — The Springfield Police Department (SPD) confirmed one man is dead and a person is in custody after a shooting near the intersection of St. Louis Street and National Avenue.

Police said officers responded to a disturbance at 6:24 p.m. When officers arrived, they found a man with gunshot wounds. First responders took the man to the hospital, where he later died. SPD said the victim and the shooter knew each other.

Police said there is no threat to the public at this time.

This is a developing story. We will continue to update this article as more information is released.