PARAGOULD, Ark. – Two suspects are in custody following a Friday night shooting that injured one.
The suspects were identified as John Sims, 18, of Blytheville, and Michael A. Harris, 26, of Paragould, as reported by KAIT Region 8 News.
The Paragould Police Department’s criminal investigations division, street crimes unit and patrol worked to follow up on leads throughout the weekend, according to a news release from the department.
Sims and Harris appeared in court for hearings today.
Paragould Emergency Services began receiving multiple 911 calls at around 8:12 p.m. of shots being fired in the area of the 500 block of N. 4th Street.
Officers found one victim, who was initially treated by officers at the scene for a minor injury and then taken by EMS to a hospital for treatment.