Shootout at Exxon on John Barrow Road

Published 05/19 2014 09:05PM

Updated 05/19 2014 09:09PM

LITTLE ROCK, AR - Little Rock Police are investigating a shootout that happened at the Exxon on 4624 John Barrow Road early Monday afternoon.

Officers were called to the scene around 12:30 p.m. and spoke with several witnesses who told them an unknown black male in the Exxon parking lot began firing shots with an assault rifle towards a second black male wearing green shorts across the street from the Exxon.

Witnesses went on to tell police that the man in the green shorts began firing back with a small handgun.

Officers say the suspect with the assault rifle left in a silver vehicle with four other black males inside and headed East bound on Col. Glenn Road.

The suspect in the green shorts left the scene on foot, also on East Bound Col. Glenn.

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