Police arrest man in Newport shooting
NEWPORT, Ark. (KAIT) - The Newport Police Department confirmed they have arrested a man accused in a Wednesday morning shooting.
According to a news release, officers were called shortly after 10 a.m. to Hout Circle regarding shots fired.
When officers arrived, they found a home had been hit and evidence of a potential victim.
Police spent part of Wednesday looking for 26-year-old Marquese Hampton of Augusta.
However, they arrested him shortly before 2 p.m.
Anyone with information on this case or knows where Hampton is, call the Newport Police Department at 870-523-2722 or call 911.
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