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JPD: Fight leads to juvenile shot in foot

(Source: KAIT) (Source: KAIT)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

Jonesboro police are investigating a late night shooting that ended with a juvenile being shot in the foot.

The incident occurred at approximately 11:30 p.m. Thursday in the 200-block of Walnut Street, according to a news release from the Jonesboro Police Department.

Witnesses said it began with two adults arguing, then others got involved.

“While the two groups were posturing to fight, a handgun was fired and the subjects ran from the area,” said Corporal David McDaniel, public information officer for JPD.

A juvenile, according to McDaniel, discovered they had been shot in the foot. The victim was treated by responding officers before being taken to a local hospital with a non-life-threatening injury.

No arrests have been made.

Jonesboro police ask that if anyone has any information about the incident to contact the Criminal Investigation Division at 870-935-6710 or leave an anonymous tip by calling Crimestoppers at 870-935-STOP (7867).

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