Suspect identified in Trumann shooting

Denarius Chandler (Source: Trumann Police Dept.)
Denarius Chandler (Source: Trumann Police Dept.)

TRUMANN, AR (KAIT) – A suspect is in custody after a man was shot in Trumann.

Trumann Police Chief Chad Henson said the shooting happened in the 300 block of Oak Street Tuesday afternoon.

Henson said officers found Jessie Darnell Crum, 27, inside the residence suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest. Crum is in critical condition at The Med in Memphis.

The suspect, Denarius Marquette Chandler, 21, was arrested and is expected to be charged with unlawful discharge of a firearm from a vehicle and attempted murder.

The investigation is ongoing.

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