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Sharp County Authorities Investigating Early Morning Shooting in Cave City

MAY 9, 2005 - Posted at 10:25 a.m. CDT

 

CAVE CITY, AR - Sharp County authorities are investigating an early-morning shooting incident today in Cave City.

According to a police report, the Sharp County dispatch center received a 911 emergency call at 12:03 a.m., in reference to a shooting at unit #1 at the Blackstone Apartment complex.  When emergency responders arrived at the scene, they found Andrew Kirk outside the apartment, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the chest.  He was taken by ambulance to the White River Medical Center in Batesville.

An arrest warrant has been issued for Kirk's neighbor, 25-year-old Shawn Michael Price, on charges of aggravated assault and first-degree battery.

More on this story as details become available on K8 News.

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