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Springfield police seek public's help in identifying shooter


SPRINGFIELD, Missouri — Springfield police are asking for the public's help as investigators try to find out who killed a man last month.

The Springfield News-Leader reports ( ) that 35-year-old Tyrone Gardner was killed on Oct. 26 in a Springfield home.

Police say they're having trouble getting possible witnesses to cooperate. Police say rewards up to $1,000 are being offered for information leading to an arrest.

Gardner was a standout high school basketball player at Kickapoo High School and also played at Southwest Baptist University.

Information from: Springfield News-Leader,

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