Shooting death of Springfield man ruled homicide; victim identified

A man shot and killed on Russell Avenue has been identified as Gary Cameron, 21 of Springfield, according to the Clark County Coroner’s Office. 

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His death has been ruled a homicide, according to the coroner’s office. 

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We’ll continue to update this story as we learn more. 

UPDATE @ 10:10 a.m.: 

The victim of a shooting on Russell Avenue in Springfield early Friday morning has died, according to the Clark County Coroner’s Office.

Additional details, including the victim’s identity, were not available. 

An autopsy will be completed by the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office, according to officials. 

We’ll update this story as we learn more. 


Springfield police responded to a shooting on Russell Avenue early Friday morning.

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Crews responded to the 1000 block around 12:30 a.m., per initial reports.

The condition of the victim is unknown at this time.

Additional information is expected to be released later this morning.

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