FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Central EMS is currently on scene after a report of a shooting in Fayetteville Thursday afternoon.
According to dispatch, the shooting call came in just before 1:55 p.m. in the 800 block of West Kelley Street in Fayetteville near the intersection of W. Sycamore St. and N. Leverett Ave.
Central EMS confirmed paramedics working on a patient who was shot but was not able to provide the condition of the person at this time.
Fayetteville Police Corporel Johnny Foster says a man was shot at least once and transported to a local hospital. He did not know his condition at the time of the transport.
Foster says police have a suspect but did not release a name. The incident is under investigation and says the public is not in danger.
“Multiple tips and a quick, thorough investigation by our patrol and detective divisions led to the swift arrest of a suspect in a West Fayetteville neighborhood,” according to a Facebook post by Fayetteville police.
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