FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 24, 2022
Update to In-Custody Death Investigation
The Springfield Police Department has located and notified the family of the man who died after being arrested by Springfield Police on January 22, 2022.
The deceased is Tymel Bowman, 43, of Springfield, Missouri. Officers arrested Bowman for an outstanding Greene County, Missouri, warrant for 4th Degree Assault of a Special Victim (police officer).
Detectives continue to investigate and are asking anyone who has information about this incident to contact the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810.
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Case number: 22-2391
Media Contact: PAO Cris Swaters
Release authorized by Captain Tony Vienhage