One man shot in downtown Jonesboro

By Brandi Hodges - bio | email

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Police are investigating a shooting in downtown Jonesboro.  Officers responded to an apartment at 521 Huntington Avenue around 9:00 p.m. Wednesday.  Police say one black male was shot.

They are looking for two black males dressed all in black were seen fleeing from the scene.

Detective Jason Simpkins told Region 8 News they are not commenting on a motive for the shooting at this point. 

Witnesses were interviewed at the scene and the investigation is ongoing.  For the latest information on this shooting stay with Region 8 News.

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