UPDATE: Fort Smith Police confirmed in a tweet at approximately 10:15 p.m. on December 1 that Jeremiah Tabut, 19, died from his injuries. The investigation of the shooting is still ongoing.


FORT SMITH, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Fort Smith police were called to the 3000 block of N. 50th Street to a shooting just before 7 p.m. on December 1.

According to a tweet from the Fort Smith Police Department, as officers arrived on the scene, witnesses arrived at a local hospital with a male gunshot victim. The victim was taken into surgery.

Police say an investigation is underway.

Police say if anyone has any information on the incident, call 911 or (479) 709-5000.