4 Killed In Murder-Suicide Inside A Home Near Branson West

UPDATE: After their initial investigation Stone County deputies have confirmed with KTTS News that four people were found in the home after an apparent murder-suicide. 

Sheriff Doug Rader says a 47-year-old male, a 44-year-old female, a 75-year-old female and a 17-year-old male were all found in the house with gunshot wounds to the head.

Rader says the oldest woman is either the man or the woman's mother. The teenaged son is one of those two.

Original Story:

Stone County deputies are investigating near Branson West this evening after finding multiple people dead inside a home.

The Stone County Sheriff's Department says they started investigating Monday afternoon in a home off Crown Drive in a quiet retirement neighborhood.

Sheriff Doug Rader tells KTTS News this was an isolated incident and that there is no treat to the public. 

The Missouri Highway Patrol also is helping deputies investigate.

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