LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Arkansas has suspended its weekly order of COVID-19 vaccines.

Danyelle McNeill with the Arkansas Department of Health said “For the first time since COVID-19 vaccines arrived in Arkansas last December, ADH paused the state’s weekly order of COVID-19 vaccines. Dr. Dillaha said the move will help ensure existing supplies will not expire before being administered.”