On Saturday, May 25th, 2013 at 3:00pm, officers responded to the 300 block of Park Place Street, in reference 911 call of a shooting. Upon arrival officers located a 14 year old juvenile male who had sustained an apparent accidental gunshot wound. The juvenile male was pronounced dead on scene by Deputy Coroner Jan Gann. The body was sent to Little Rock for an autopsy.
At this time the investigation is ongoing and further information will be released when available.
Thank you and you can visit the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department online at http://www.txkusa.org/arkpolice.
Officer Kristi Mitchell
Public Information Officer
903-798-3187 (office) 903-824-4199 (cell)