Body of child involved in Paragould shooting sent to crime lab

PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) - A child died Tuesday morning after a shooting according to Paragould police.

According to Paragould Police Chief Todd Stovall, the coroner pronounced the four-year-old child dead at the scene.

The shooting happened at an apartment on the corner of North End Avenue and 4th Street.

Stovall said the child's body will be sent to the Arkansas State Crime Lab for further examination.

The child's name has not been released and the investigation is ongoing.

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