Camden County Man Charged In Sunday Night Murder

Prosecutors in Camden County have filed a murder charge against a man for a deadly shooting in Osage Beach on Sunday night.

Fernando Hutchinson faces murder and armed criminal action charges. Police have not named the victim, who died while hospitalized.

Law enforcement responded to reports of a disturbance and gunshots at 1075 Passover Rd. in Osage Beach at 8:30 Sunday night. When authorities arrived, they discovered that the victim had suffered a gunshot wound to the chest and was receiving immediate on-scene treatment before being transported to the hospital by ambulance, where he later died. Multiple individuals were detained and taken to the Osage Beach Police Department for questioning.

The nature of the disturbance among the involved parties remains under investigation. However, authorities say that there is currently no threat to public safety. The investigation is continuing.