Suspect arrested in Rogers shooting case

Northwest Arkansas News

UPDATE (4:13 p.m. Sunday): Police confirmed Sunday afternoon that a suspect was arrested in the Rogers shooting case.

Officials have not yet confirmed the suspect’s name or the charges.

ROGERS, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Officers with the Rogers Police Department responded to the area of the 400 block of East Laura St. for a reported shooting just after midnight Sunday morning.

A 17-year-old male had been shot in the hip by another juvenile male. 

The gunshot victim was transported to Mercy for medical treatment.

Officials say the injury is non-life threatening.

The suspect reportedly fled the scene in a silver vehicle.

Sunday morning Springdale Police Department assisted in serving a search warrant at the Johnson Meadows apartments in Springdale.

The suspect in the shooting incident has not been located.

This is a developing story. Stay with KNWA/Fox 24 for updates.

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