Downtown Jonesboro Association Sounds Off on Shooting

MARCH 6, 2007 - Posted at 7:29 a.m. CST

JONESBORO, AR - The Downtown Jonesboro Association says last week's shooting outside of Julio's Restaurant on Main Street is an isolated incident.

In a statement released yesterday, the DJA said it is thankful that no one was serioulsy injured in the incident.  Two St. Louis residents did receive minor injuries in a shooting incident that occured in the parking lot outside Julio's in the early morning hours of February 25.

The DJA says the new City Council alcohol ordinance that was recently passed will "prevent this kind of incident from happening after hours in the future."