Police Responding to "Possible Armed Suspect" on HWY 63, North of Walmart

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Arkansas State and Jonesboro Police are responding to an incident  on Highway 63, just about one mile north of the Parker Road Walmart.

Police on the scene tell Region 8 News that a suspect may be armed. At about 8:15 PM, police were diverting people for their safety. In a follow-up call, however, dispatch tells us that traffic on the highway has not been halted.

Region 8 News is tracking this story and will have more details on the News at Ten.