BPD LogoBranson Police were dispatched to Peach Tree Inn located at 2450 Green Mountain Drive around 11 a.m. January 8, after a caller reported someone had been shot. When officers arrived, they found a male victim with a bullet wound to the leg area. The victim has been air lifted to a hospital in Springfield.

Police were able to quickly identify and locate the suspect, who was at Peach Tree Inn and took the suspect into custody. Police continue to investigate and ask anyone with information about this incident to contact the Branson Police Department at (417) 334-3300. Police believe this is an isolated incident and do not believe there is any threat to the community.