Fort Smith police arrest man involved in shooting, searching for potential victim


Courtesy: Fort Smith Police Department, Twitter

FORT SMITH, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Fort Smith police have arrested a suspect involved with a shooting near Harry E. Kelley Park around 7:13 p.m.

Jesse Floyd Earls, 67, is in custody, according to police. A search is underway for one potential male victim.

Fort Smith police say the female victim in the shooting is stable and suffered non-life threatening injuries after being shot multiple times, and will be kept overnight for observation at a local hospital.

This is a developing story, stay with KNWA/Fox24 for more information.

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