Second West Memphis murder suspect in custody

Second West Memphis murder suspect in custody

WEST MEMPHIS, AR (KAIT) - A second murder suspect being sought in connection with a shooting earlier this month surrendered to West Memphis Mayor Marco McLendon and West Memphis police Sunday.

According to a post on the West Memphis Police Department Facebook page, Reginald Smith turned himself in to authorities around 2:30 p.m.

Smith had been sought, along with Raheem Stackhouse, on suspicion of two counts of first-degree homicide.

Reginald Smith (left) turned himself into authorities Sunday, one day after Raheem Stackhouse was arrested in the case. Both were being sought in connection with a shooting earlier this month in West Memphis. (Source: WMC 5 via West Memphis Police Department)
Reginald Smith (left) turned himself into authorities Sunday, one day after Raheem Stackhouse was arrested in the case. Both were being sought in connection with a shooting earlier this month in West Memphis. (Source: WMC 5 via West Memphis Police Department) ((Source: WMC 5 via West Memphis Police Department))

Stackhouse turned himself into Marion police Saturday, police said.

Region 8 News will have more information as it becomes available.

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