UPDATE: Suspect arrested following shooting near Leverett Ave. in Fayetteville

Northwest Arkansas News

UPDATE: Fayetteville police confirmed Saturday that an arrest was made in connection to the shooting that left one injured near Leverett Ave. in Fayetteville Friday evening.

Authorities arrested Tyrone Doolittle, 29, on charges of Battery 1st, Aggravated Assault, Possession of a Firearm by Certain Persons and Tampering with Physical Evidence.

Police say the investigation is still ongoing.


FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Fayetteville Police and Central EMS responding to a person shot Friday evening. 

According to Central EMS, crews are responding to the 2100 block of N Leverett Ave. The call came in around 5:30 pm for a person shot in the ankle.

Sgt. Tony Murphy with Fayetteville Police said the victim has non-life-threatening injuries.

Officers are investigating the scene. Police did not provide information if anyone was in custody.

Stay with KNWA/FOX24 as we learn more.

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