Police searching for burglary suspect along the Black River

JACKSON COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – Authorities in Jackson and Independence Counties are searching for a burglary suspect.

Police tell Region 8 News that a burglary suspect from Diaz jumped into the Black River after a pursuit by police.

The Jackson County and Independence County Sheriff's Department and the Arkansas Department of Correction were searching for the suspect on both the Jackson and Independence County sides of the Black River.

We will continue to track this story and bring you the latest details as soon as they become available.

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