Suspect in Custody in LR Homicide at 17th & Battery

Published 03/13 2014 08:09PM

Updated 03/14 2014 08:36AM

LITTLE ROCK, AR -- Suspect Tristan Lewis is in custody for the homicide that happened Wednesday night at 17th & Battery. 

Lewis turned himself in to detectives at the Little Rock Police Department shortly after 7 Thursday night, according to police. 

Based on witness accounts and his own interview statements, detectives charged Lewis with Murder in the First Degree.

The shooting happened at 1622 S. Battery, where both men lived. Police say they were brothers.

Police say Freddie Hinton, Jr. 26, was shot multiple times in the incident and died after being taken to the hospital.

The motive for the shooting is not yet known.

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