“21-year-old Daniel Romero Identified as Victim in Springfield Shooting”

By | July 19, 2023



The Springfield Police Department is currently investigating a deadly shooting that occurred earlier this week in Springfield, Massachusetts. The victim has been identified as 21-year-old Daniel Romero of Springfield.

According to Springfield Police spokesperson Ryan Walsh, officers received a report of a shooting victim at around 10:45 p.m. on Monday. Upon arrival at the scene, they discovered an adult male victim inside a vehicle and immediately provided first aid. The victim was then transported to Baystate Medical Center, where he sadly succumbed to his injuries.

Jim Leydon, spokesperson for the Hampden District Attorney’s office, confirmed the victim’s identity as Daniel Romero. The incident is believed to have taken place on the 100 block of Belmont Avenue, and investigators from the Springfield Police homicide unit are working in collaboration with the Hampden District Attorney’s murder unit to gather more information.

As the investigation is ongoing, the police are urging anyone with relevant information to come forward. They can contact the Springfield Police at (413) 787-6355 or send a ‘Text-A-Tip’ to CRIMES (274637). When using the latter method, individuals should type SOLVE followed by their tip in the message.

These tragic events serve as a reminder of the need for community cooperation in preventing and solving crimes. By providing valuable information to law enforcement, residents can help bring justice to the victims and their families. The Springfield Police Department is dedicated to ensuring the safety and well-being of its citizens, and they depend on the support and involvement of the community to achieve this goal.

It is essential that individuals remain vigilant and report any suspicious activity or information that may aid in the investigation. Together, we can work towards creating a safer environment for everyone in Springfield..