Springfield man shot in the groin

His wound is not considered life threatening

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A Springfield man walked into a hospital with a gunshot wound to his groin.

Springfield Police Lt. Richard Labelle told 22News that police were alerted when the man walked into Mercy Medical Center just after 1 o’clock Saturday morning.

The man claimed he was near the intersection of Maple and Central Streets when he heard a couple of gunshots, but police are still looking into how it happened.

The victim isn’t being of much help to police trying to solve the crime. He claims to have never seen the man who had fired off a couple of rounds.

His wound is not considered life threatening.