May 29, 2022
Homicide Investigation Underway on S. Glenview Ave.
Springfield, Mo. – On May 28, 2022, at approximately 10:25 p.m., the Springfield Police Department was dispatched to 2652 S. Glenview Ave., to investigate a shooting. When officers arrived, they located a female who had suffered a gunshot wound. The female was transported to a local hospital for treatment but succumbed to her injuries.
The victim was identified as Ada Hodgkins, 42, from Springfield, Missouri. Hodgkins’ family has been notified.
A suspect has been identified but has not been located at this time.
Detectives continue to investigate and are asking anyone who has 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).
This incident marks Springfield's seventh homicide in 2022.
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Case number: 22-16960
Media Contact: PAO Cris Swaters
Release authorized by Lt. Bryan Welch