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One Dead in Lake Ozark Shooting

One person is dead and several others were injured during a shooting last night on the strip at Bagnell Dam at Lake Ozark.

The shooting happened around 8 p.m. near Casablanca on the strip.

A lockdown went into effect for the area. The Lake Ozark Police Department, Missouri State Highway Patrol and several other law enforcement agencies responded to the scene and are continuing the investigation.

Several suspects have been detained in the investigation, and the shooting is believed to be gang-related, officials believe this is an isolated incident and they do not think there is any additional threat to the community.

At least one person involved in the shooting was taken to MU Health Care’s University Hospital for treatment.

Investigators have not confirmed exactly what led up to the shooting. No names have been released in the investigation. The Missouri State Highway Patrol will take over the investigation.

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