SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Police say a man has been shot to death at a Springfield bar.

Police tell The Republican (http://bit.ly/12JNY0e ) that the victim was shot several times on the rear outdoor patio of Duck's Place just after midnight Thursday.

The victim, whose name has not been made public, was brought to Baystate Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

There was no word on arrests, but police said they are looking for a heavyset man wearing a baseball cap, white T-shirt and jeans who was seen fleeing the scene.

The shooting was the city's 12th homicide of the year.


Information from: The Springfield (Mass.) Republican, http://www.masslive.com/news/