One Dead, One Arrested In McDonald County Shooting

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LONGVIEW, Mo. (KFSM) — A person is dead and a man is arrested after a shooting Monday (Sept. 12) morning near Longview, Mo., according to the McDonald County Sheriff’s Office.

Police said around 10:10 a.m., a caller told deputies a man came into their home at 1446 S. Tiger Road and shot the caller’s son, Russell McClelland, several times. McClelland was pronounced dead at the scene.

27-year-old Wade Woods led police on a short pursuit on a motorcycle before being taken into custody around 11 p.m.

A warrant out of McDonald County was issued for Woods for first-degree murder. Woods also had warrants out for possession of a controlled substance and endangering the welfare of a child, according to police.