Suspect arrested in Fayetteville shooting case, no victims reported

Northwest Arkansas News

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Fayetteville police confirmed that a suspect was arrested Saturday in relation to a shooting on West Maine St.

Kyante Freeman, 23, was arrested on Rock Street around 7:00 p.m. Saturday and later confessed to firing a handgun at his ex-girlfriend’s vehicle in the parking lot of the Markham Hill apartments.

Police were dispatched to the apartments in the 2200 block of West Maine St. at around 4:00 p.m. Saturday, February 27 on a shooting call.

Officials report that no one was hurt in the shooting.

Freeman was booked into Washington County Jail on charges of terroristic acts, aggravated assault, 1st degree criminal mischief, carrying a prohibited weapon and a discharging center-fire weapons violation.

His first hearing is scheduled to take place Monday, March 1.

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

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