Police seeking 2 suspects in murder investigation

Osceola Shooting
(Source: Stephanie Gray)
(Source: Stephanie Gray)

OSCEOLA, AR (KAIT) - Police are currently looking for two suspects wanted in a shooting that left one person dead Wednesday night.

According to Osceola Police Chief David Gladden, the shooting happened in the 100-block of Parkway St. around 7:30 p.m.

Officers found John Williams, 28, lying in the front yard without a pulse and a single gunshot wound to the middle of his back, a police news release stated.

Williams was pronounced dead at the scene.

OPD is searching for two suspects who reportedly ran from the scene.

Gladden said they do not have a good description of the suspects.

Officers interviewed people at the scene, but Gladden said everyone they have talked to so far said they didn't see anything.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information should call Osceola police at (870) 563-5213.

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