JONESBORO, AR- A Jonesboro child is in the hospital after being shot early this morning.
Police were called to a disturbance with shots fired at the 22-hundred block of Fairfield Street around 1:00 a.m.
When they arrived they found a small child had been injured by a bullet that had passed through the front door of a home.
Benita Harrell's three-year-old son was injured while sleeping on a couch.
The child was transported to a local emergency room, then taken to a regional children's hospital where he is in stable condition.
This act is still under investigation and officers are seeking a person of interest in the crime.
Investigators are asking anyone who may have witnessed the shooting to contact the Jonesboro Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 870-935-6649 or anonymously at Crime Stoppers 870-935-STOP.