Springfield, Mo. – On August 30, 2023, at 6:36 p.m., the Springfield Police Department responded to the westbound offramp from Interstate 44 to Kansas Expressway for a reported road rage incident that resulted in someone being shot.
Officers arrived and found Michael D. Miller, 39, from Walnut Grove, suffering from gunshot wounds. Miller was transported to a local hospital where he later died. Miller’s family has been notified.
The shooter was identified and remained on scene until officers arrived. Springfield Police Department Homicide Detectives interviewed him; however, no arrest has been made at this time. When the investigation is complete, the case will be forwarded to the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office for review and a determination on filing criminal charges.
Detectives continue to investigate and are asking anyone with information about this incident to contact the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810 or make an anonymous call to Crime Stoppers at 417-869-TIPS (8477) or online at p3tips.com.
This is Springfield’s 13th homicide investigation in 2023.
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Case number: 23-27121
Media Contact: PAO Cris Swaters
Release authorized by Lt. Bryan Welch