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Man accused in Sept. 11 shooting arrested

Edward Rushing (Source: Forrest City Police Dept.) Edward Rushing (Source: Forrest City Police Dept.)
FORREST CITY, AR (KAIT) -

Police arrested a man accused in a Sept. 11 shooting at a local grocery store.

Detectives with the Forrest City Police Department arrested Edward Rushing, 21, on Wednesday, Oct. 26.

Investigators say Rushing hit the victim with a firearm then shot at him.

The alleged assault occurred on Sunday, Sept. 11, at Freeman’s Grocery, 512 W. Broadway, according to a social media post by the department.

Rushing is charged with aggravated assault and second-degree battery, both Class D felonies.

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