FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MEDIA ALERT: APPARENT ACCIDENTAL FATAL SHOOTING UNDER INVESTIGATION IN BRANSON
Branson, MO – At approximately 8:30 PM this evening, City of Branson police officers were dispatched to the 500 block of College Street to investigate a shooting. Upon arrival,they found a 19-year old male had been shot and all efforts by paramedics and emergency rescue personnel were unable to revive the subject and he was pronounced dead at the scene by Taney County Coroner Kevin Tweedy.The incident appears accidental in nature and is currently under investigation.
Names are pending notification of next of kin.