Body found in Poinsett Co. after man hears gunshots

Body found in Poinsett Co. after man hears gunshots

POINSETT COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - Poinsett County deputies found a man shot and killed Saturday near Highway 18.

According to Poinsett County Sheriff Larry Mills, a neighbor heard gunshots on Highway 18 in Pitts and called the sheriff's office at around 4:30 p.m.

When deputies arrived, they found Jeff Foster shot to death. His body was sent to the State's medical examiner.

Deputies arrested Charles Davis, 58, of Harrisburg.

Sheriff Mills said a probable cause hearing was held on Monday where Davis was charged with second degree murder and possession of a weapon by a certain person.

Davis was given a $250,000 cash only bond and is set to appear in Poinsett County Circuit Court on March 30.

It is still not known what lead to the shooting.

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