Shooting near Springfield Underground

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — A shooting that took place around 7:45 A.M. this morning in Springfield Underground resulted in one suspect in custody, and one victim being treated with non-life threatening injuries.

Stanely Johnson

Stanely Johnson has been charged with first-degree assault. More information on the shooting should be available later tonight.

Springfield Underground is a 3 1/2 million square foot underground development. It is a former limestone mine shut down in 2015, and now it’s all storage and warehouse space.

John Griesemer, president of the Erlen group, said during an emergency situation, all buildings go into immediate lockdown. Everyone was secure in their facilities at the time of the shooting.

He said the intruder drove around their security system and was basically breaking and entering.

Neighboring businesses said some people said they’ve never seen so many police cars in their lives.

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Multiple law enforcement units and emergency responders are on scene near Springfield Underground this morning (12/17/2019) where a shooting was reported.

Police Cheif Paul Williams said the scene is secure and the investigation ongoing.

Williams said, one suspect is in custody and one victim is being treated for a non-life threatening injury.

This is a developing story. OzarksFirst has a crew on scene and we will update information as it becomes available.

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