Police arrest suspect in Saturday night shooting

Published: Jun. 18, 2022 at 10:22 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 20, 2022 at 7:17 PM CDT
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JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - An 18-year-old Jonesboro man faces a first-degree domestic battering charge after Jonesboro police said he shot a woman.

Keontaye Droughn was arrested on Sunday, June 19, according to the Craighead County Sheriff’s Office.

An initial incident report stated officers responded to the Bradley and French Street around 9 p.m., Saturday, June 18, in regards to a shots fired call.

Upon arrival, the officers found a female victim with a gunshot wound to the right leg. She was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Droughn was given a $150,000 bond, according to jail records.

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