Howell County, Mo. Sheriff's Office investigates deadly shooting; 1 arrested

MOODY, Mo. -- The Howell County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly shooting in Moody, Mo.

Deputies responded to County Road 6790 off of E Highway around 9:30 pm. Saturday. Inside deputies found Nicholas H. Hudlow, 39, of Caulfield, Mo. injured in the shooting. He later died at Ozarks Medical Center.

Officers arrested Michael R. Chezem, 49, in connection to the crime. He faces a second-degree murder charge. A judge set bail at $150,000. He remains jailed in Howell County.

The case remains under investigation.

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