“He is reporting that he was outside the house and had just exited his vehicle,” Springfield police Sgt. James Byron said. “He was possibly carrying Christmas gifts and was robbed by an unknown male.
The suspect fled on foot, Byron said. Springfield police searched the area, but did not find him.
Springfield police declined to release a description of the subject, but are continuing their investigation into the incident.
“We have officers processing the scene and we have been in touch with our investigators and they are going to handle the scene,” he said.
Stevens said he’s concerned no one has been apprehended.
“I really hope the guy does get caught, you know? Left some kind of evidence because this is a tragedy and it needs to be brought to justice for sure,” he said.
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