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Springfield police make arrest in connection with city shooting

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SPRINGFIELD, MA (WSHM) -

Springfield police arrested a local man after a shooting on Tuesday night.

Christopher McKenzie, 24, was arrested for allegedly shooting a 24-year-old man in the leg in front of 147 Massachusetts Ave.

Witnesses told police that a man known as "Chris" shot the victim because of a fight the victim and his girlfriend had the day before.

McKenzie was located at another disturbance nearby and police found him with a gun and ammunition.

Witnesses also identified him as the shooter.

The victim was treated and released from a local hospital.

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