Blytheville police respond to juvenile shooting

Blytheville police respond to juvenile shooting

BLYTHEVILLE, AR (KAIT) - Blytheville police responded to a juvenile shooting on East Cherry Street Sunday.

According to a police report, when officers arrived they noticed a shattered window and hole through the door.

Police made their way into the residence where they found several juveniles in the back room.

One juvenile had a shrapnel wound in his left shoulder and arm from the shooting.

The victim was transported by Pafford for treatment.

The other 2 juveniles in the house were shaken up but had no injuries.

One victim told the officers he believed the offenders were other juveniles who have threatened to shoot him before.

Police noted the victim did not see the offenders.

One spent shotgun shell, 3 caps to the shotgun rounds, and 1 live shotgun shell were collected from the scene.

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