Blytheville man found dead from gunshot wound

BLYTHEVILLE, AR (KAIT) - Blytheville Police are investigating the death of a man who was found with gunshot wounds, according to a news release issued on Friday.

According to police, officers responded to a "single vehicle accident involving a motorcycle" at the intersection of 9th and Chickasawba Streets. Police said Justin Harrison, 31, was found under the motorcycle.

Harrison was taken to Great River Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

The release stated that several witnesses heard gunshots.

"Detectives discovered injuries consistent with a gunshot wound," the release stated.

Harrison's body will be transported to the Arkansas Crime Lab in Little Rock for an autopsy.

Anyone with information as to this incident is urged to contact the Blytheville Police Department Criminal Investigation Division at 870-762-0400.

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