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RECTOR, AR (KAIT) - Police in Rector are investigating the shooting death of a man over the weekend.

According to Rector Police Chief Glenn Leach, officers got a call about a shooting Sunday morning just past 3 a.m.  When police arrived at the 200 block of West Deb Circle, they found a man had been shot.

Police said 37-year-old Shane Avery died from a gunshot wound. Avery's body is being sent to the Arkansas State Crime Lab in Little Rock.

Police have questioned 54-year-old Gary Tackett in the case, but no arrests have been made.

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