Fourth Murder in Two Weeks in Springfield


Springfield IL – Police are investigating the city's fourth murder in just the past two weeks.


Investigators say, 27 year old Henry Joiner was found shot to death outside the Springfield Housing Authority's Brandon Court Apartment around 10:30 Sunday night.


Police found the Joiner lying on the ground. He was taken to Memorial Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. Police do not have any suspects. An autopsy showed he died of a single gunshot wound to the abdomen.

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