Suspect arrested in shooting on Eastern Avenue in Springfield

Police are interviewing witnesses

(Courtesy: Springfield Police Department)

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – One person was shot in the leg in Springfield’s Old Hill neighborhood Wednesday night.

Springfield Police Department Spokesman told 22News the shots were fired on 100 Eastern Avenue around 10:20 p.m.

The victim who was shot in the leg was sent to the hospital.

Police have arrested 19 year-old Andrew Cronin on firearms and assault charges.

Police are also interviewing witnesses.