Juvenile wanted in connection to Texarkana, Ark., shooting; 1 injured

Authorities have issued a warrant for the juvenile’s arrest
Published: Aug. 10, 2022 at 9:53 AM CDT
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TEXARKANA, Ark. (KSLA) - A person is recovering following a shooting Tuesday, Aug. 9 in Texarkana, Arkansas.

Dispatchers got the call around 3:50 p.m. to the 500 block of East Street regarding a shooting.

At the scene, officers found one person with a gunshot wound to the left leg. Police rendered aid and called for an ambulance.

Authorities do have an active felony warrant for the male juvenile charging him with the following: battery in the first degree, aggravated assault and unlawful discharge of a firearm from a vehicle.

An investigation is ongoing. The victim was taken to a hospital for the treatment of their injury.

Anyone with any information regarding this shooting is urged to call TAPD’s Criminal Investigation Division at (903)-798-3154 or call Crime Stoppers at (903)-793-STOP (7867)

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