One hurt in shooting, search for suspects underway

Published: Jan. 19, 2023 at 8:15 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 20, 2023 at 7:15 PM CST
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JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) – One person was hurt following a shooting in Jonesboro Thursday evening.

According to an initial incident report from the Jonesboro Police Department, at 7:54 p.m. on Jan. 19, officers responded to an apartment complex on Self Circle about a man who had been shot.

When they arrived, officers found 35-year-old Jermeko Cooper on the ground with a gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital shortly after.

A search for possible suspects in the shooting is ongoing, according to JPD.

If you know any information, call CrimeStoppers at 935-STOP (7867).