SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A man died of his injuries after being shot outside a Springfield gas station, police there said.
The shooting happened Sunday night, and the victim was taken by a private vehicle to Cox North Hospital in Springfield, television station KYTV reported. The victim was then transferred to Cox South Hospital, where he died, police said.
The man was able to give police a brief description of the shooter before he died, investigators said. Police later arrested a 27-year-old man suspected in the shooting after a short standoff with police.
Police had not released the names of the man killed or the man arrested by Monday morning, and did not give details about what led up to the shooting.