TEXARKANA POLICE DEPARTMENT

TEXARKANA, ARKANSAS

new badge Officer Kristi Mitchell
Public Information Officer

903-798-3187 (office)
903-824-4199 (cell)
903-798-3023 (fax)

PRESS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 
 

10-18-2017

 
     

Re: Update**** Shooting Occurred

 

TAPD has arrested a 16yoa juvenile for the recent shooting that occurred on Thursday October 5, 2017 in the 1300 block of East 35th Street. During the incident 2 individuals were shot and a residence in the area struck with gunfire.

The juvenile has been charged with 9 counts of Terroristic Act, 23 counts of Aggravated Assault, and 2 counts of Battery 2nd. Additional warrants for 2 juveniles are currently pending.

TAPD is currently working a shooting that occurred in the 1300 block of East 35th Street at 3:15pm today. TAPD responded to several 911 calls of a shots fired just off the roadway in front of the Quill Creek Apartment complex. Initial investigation has revealed that an altercation occurred between individuals when unknown suspects began firing several gunshots at individuals involved in the altercation. After a short time, 2 victims arrived at Wadley hospital with non life threatening injuries. This investigation is ongoing.

Thank you and you can visit the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department online at http://www.txkusa.org/arkpolice.

Contact Information
Officer Kristi Bennett
Public Information Officer

903-798-3187 (office) 903-824-4199 (cell)
903-798-3023 (fax)
kbennett@txkusa.org

 

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