One man injured in shooting, suspect in custody
JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - A Friday morning shooting in Jonesboro injured one man.
According to a Facebook Post on the Jonesboro Police Department’s page, the call came in around 1:40 a.m.
Police went to 2501 Middlefield Drive and found blood and shell casings in the driveway
Then, they found a victim at Caraway and Highland in a vehicle.
They called in Air Evac to the area, and the victim was flown to Memphis.
According to a police incident report, the victim was shot in the chest.
Police have a suspect in custody, which the incident report listed as Kenyatae Chism, 36, of Jonesboro.
Chism was booked into the Craighead County jail around 3:20 a.m. Friday on a battery-1st degree charge, an online booking roster at the jail noted.
Court documents say police had a description of the suspect and Chism matched the description saying he walked back to the scene saying he shot the victim.
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