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Region 8 teens arrested for shooting at a woman

Region 8 teens arrested for shooting at a woman

Rodney Richardson, Jr. (Source: Mississippi County Jail) Rodney Richardson, Jr. (Source: Mississippi County Jail)
Quintrell Richardson (Source: Mississippi County Jail) Quintrell Richardson (Source: Mississippi County Jail)

BLYTHEVILLE, AR (KAIT) - Two Blytheville teens have been arrested after police say they shot at a woman.

According to Blytheville Police Chief Ross Thompson, on April 1st officers responded to a shooting on the 1200 block of Denny Street.

When officers arrived Debra Daniels, 49, of Blytheville told them that she was involved with Rodney Richardson, Junior, 19, and Quintrell Richardson, 18, both of Blytheville earlier in the day. Daniels told police when she pulled up to her home on Denny Street and exited the vehicle later that evening, someone shot at her.

Daniels reported minor injuries, but police say they were not consistent with a gunshot.

After an investigation, Blytheville Police identified Rodney and Quintrell Richardson as the suspects and issued warrants for their arrests.

Officers found both Richardson suspects on April 4th and arrested them after they attempted to escape arrest.

Blytheville police say they found the Richardsons with a handgun in their possession at the time of the arrest.

Both men have been charged with aggravated assault. Their bond was set at $100,000 cash.

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