WEST PLAINS, Missouri- The West Plains Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened about 9 p.m at the Junction 14 (Snappy Mart) truck stop at the intersection of 14 Highway and north U.S. 63. The male victim was transported to Ozarks Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased according to a report by the Daily Quill. 

A suspect is in custody.

Law enforcement had been searching for  a dark-colored older model Ford Ranger which headed south on U.S. 63 after the shooting.

No identities have been released by authorities.