SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Springfield Police say Booker Cox Jr., and his wife Carolyn of Branson, are the names of victims involved in the deadly shooting at Cox South Hospital Saturday night.
Police arrived around 9:30 p.m. after witnesses heard gunshots on the ninth floor. Both Booker and his wife were shot and wounded. Booker Cox died around 30 minutes later after Police arrived on scene. Carolyn is still being treated for her wound.
Police say Carolyn was visiting her husband in the hospital at the time of the shooting. Investigators are still working to determine the cause of the shooting.