Two Region 8 men arrested after man shot in the leg

CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – Two people have been arrested involving a shooting Wednesday night in Craighead County.

According to the Craighead County Sheriff's Department Jonathon Moore shot Michael Prichard in the leg with a shotgun. The shooting happened on county road 691 easy of Bay.

Investigators say Moore faces aggravated assault charges. Another man at the scene, Darryl McNeel also faces charges of being a felon in possession of a firearm.

Police say the men were intoxicated at the time of the shooting.

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