Branson Police Identify Murder Suspect - Branson Police Chief Report

A 45 year-old man from Stockton, Missouri is in custody in connection to the death of Stacy A. (Hopkins) Birmingham, age 42, of Omaha, Arkansas.  The victim was discovered deceased at the Country Bunkhouse Motel, located at 3125 W. State Highway 76 on Thursday.Following leads developed during the investigation of the incident, the suspect was located in Tulsa, Oklahoma and was taken into custody shortly after 11 p.m. last night by the fugitive division of the Tulsa Police Department.Paperwork is being forwarded to the Taney County Prosecutor’s Office for the determination of charges.  The suspect, who remains in custody in Oklahoma at this time, is expected to waive extradition, at which time he will be transported back to Taney County.