SPRINGDALE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — UPDATE: At approximately 9:44 a.m. on May 6, Washington County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to 19195 Sonora Road (WC 93) in Springdale in reference to a 911 call reporting that someone had been shot at the location.

Central EMS also responded and the male victim was confirmed deceased at the scene. His identity has not yet been confirmed.

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office announced that “a person of interest is currently in custody on other charges. His name is not being released at this time,” and added that, “We do not believe there is any danger to the public.”

The victim’s body will be transported to the Arkansas State Crime Laboratory for an autopsy to
determine the cause and manner of death. This is an ongoing investigation.