Crime And Law

Springfield Police investigating suspicious death

SPRINGFIELD — Springfield police have opened an investigation into the death of a man Thursday afternoon, according to a news release.

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John Hungerford, 78, was found dead by police at 2748 Hilltop Avenue.

The circumstances were deemed suspicious by police and being investigated as a homicide, the release said.

No charges have been filed and no information on a possible suspect has been release.

If you have information about the death, police ask you to call 937-324-7716.