Police investigating man shot in legs

Police investigating man shot in legs

BLYTHEVILLE, AR (KAIT) - Blytheville police are investigating after a man was shot over the weekend.

On Saturday just before 11 p.m. officers responded to Butch's Package Store, 1113 South Elm St., to a report of shots fired.

According to Capt. Scott Adams with Blytheville police, officers found 42-year-old Frank Smith with gunshot wounds to both legs.

Smith told officers he knew the shooter by a nickname and did not know why he was shot. He was taken to a Blytheville hospital for treatment.

Adams says a witness said he observed the suspect drive away in a blue Cadillac Escalade with large rims.

No arrests have been made in the case.

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