Stepfather: Son Lost Life "Likely Over Something Trivial"

Early morning homicide reported in the city's Wakefield neighborhood.
LITTLE ROCK, AR - Police are searching for clues after a local man is found shot to death on a city street.

The body of Shannon Austin, 36, was found along Fisher Street shortly after 2:30 this morning in the Wakefield neighborhood.

Police were called when a man who lives on Fisher Street saw the body as he was returning home from work.

The man told officers his family was inside the home but had not heard anything.
Police say Austin had been shot in the abdomen.

This is the city's 24th homicide of the year.

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