Several officers were called Thursday where one person was found shot near Highways W and 17 northwest of Summersville.
Authorities say one person died.
The call came at about 7:15 a.m. Both ground and air ambulances were sought for the scene that was secured by the Texas County Sheriff's Department and Missouri State Highway Patrol.
A man, who has not been identified, died after being discovered at what is commonly referred to as the Midvale community. No additional information has been released.
The Summersville Fire Department also assisted.