Taney County Prosecuting Attorney, Jeffrey M. Merrell announced today that TERRY LYNN HUEY dob: 12-26-1954 of Harrison, Arkansas was found guilty of murder in the second degree, armed criminal action, and unlawful use of a weapon by a six (6) man, six (6) woman jury after a three day jury trial in front of Taney County Circuit Judge Mark Orr.
On July 19, 2007 officers from the Branson Police Department responded to the Crescent Court Motel on North Business 65 in response to 911-call that a man had entered the main office covered in blood. The man bled to death at the scene from a stab wound to the left shoulder. A Walgreens bag left at the scene led detectives to the Branson Walgreens where they were able to develop a suspect from surveillance video. That individual, TERRY LYNN HUEY was later arrested in Boone County, Arkansas. Detectives recovered a large hunting knife from TERRY LYNN HUEYâ€™S property at the Cow Creek Campground in Stone County where he was living. That knife tested positive for the presence of human blood and had DNA that was consistent with the victim. Items recovered from the crime scene were also tested by the Missouri State Highway Patrol crime lab and had DNA that was consistent with TERRY LYNN HUEY on them. For more information please download press release below.
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