August 28, 2019 -Springfield- On Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at approximately 6:05 p.m. members of the Springfield Police Department responded to the intersection of Fisk and Abbe Avenues for the report of a gunshot victim.
Upon arrival to the scene, officers discovered a male victim, later identified as Heriberto Hernandez, 55, of Springfield. He was rushed to Baystate Medical Center where he passed away several hours later.
This is an on-going homicide investigation being conducted by the Springfield Police Department’s Homicide Unit and the Hampden District Attorney’s Office’s Murder Unit.
Hampden District Attorney Anthony Gulluni expresses his sympathies to Mr. Hernandez’s family.