Victim in West Alvord Street Springfield Homicide Identified

November 30, 2021 -Springfield- On Sunday, November 28, 2021 the Springfield Police Department responded to West Alvord Street for a ShotSpotter activation at approximately 3:30 a.m.

While responding to the scene, officers observed a car that appeared to have crashed into a car on East Alvord Street. Officers discovered an unresponsive female victim appearing to be suffering from a gunshot wound. Another victim, male, was discovered on East Alvord Street, and he too appeared to be suffering from a gunshot wound,  and was transported to Baystate Medical Center.  

The decedent has been identified as Ms. Charleen Figueroa , 22, of Springfield.

This is an on-going 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 Ms. Figueroa ’s family.


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