Jonesboro to Host Summit on Youth Violence, Gangs Today

JONESBORO, AR - Educators, law enforcement officials and community leaders are expected in Jonesboro today for a presentation on youth violence and gangs.  The event is being hosted by Medic One Ambulance Service and will take place in the auditorium at Arkansas State University's Convocation Center, beginning at 10 a.m.

The event's featured speaker will be former Arkansas state Crime Lab Director Steve Nawojczyk, whose work with gangs was featured in the award-winning HBO American Undercover documentary, 'Gang War: Bangin' in Little Rock."