Branson Police were dispatched to the 400 block of Judy Street at about 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 4, 2020, on a report that a person had been shot.
When officers arrived, they found a 37-year old victim who was transported by Taney County Ambulance to a Springfield hospital and is reported to be in stable condition.
Upon investigation, police found a 19-year old suspect who was taken into custody. Investigators believe the victim was an acquaintance of the suspect and that this is an isolated incident. There is no continued threat to the community.