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Man arrested in trailer park shooting

Orlando Smith (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office) Orlando Smith (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office)
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JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

A Jonesboro man and woman told police another couple chased them in a car, then fired a shot at them.

Just after 11:30 p.m. on March 10 officers responded to a call in the 1600-block of Arrowhead Farm Road.

The complainant, a 30-year-old woman, said a named suspect and his girlfriend came to her home and “pulled out a gun” then started to chase her and a 37-year-old man around the trailer park in a light blue Mustang.

The male victim told police the suspect pointed a handgun at him and shot once, but did not hit him.

The complainant told police one of those who witnessed the encounter was the suspect’s girlfriend and that he had used the witness’s gun.

Orlando Smith was booked into the Craighead County Detention Center around 7:30 p.m. April 11 in connection the incident. Police said Smith later attempted to rob another victim.

He is expected to appear in court on April 12.

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